Opsoclonus-myoclonus-ataxia syndrome in neuroblastoma: Histopathologic features - A report from the children's cancer group Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Neuroblastoma
  • Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Nervous System

abstract

  • Diffuse and extensive lymphocytic infiltration with lymphoid follicles is a characteristic histologic feature of neuroblastic tumors with opsoclonus-myoclonus. This observation suggests an immune-mediated mechanism for this rare paraneoplastic syndrome.

publication date

  • May 15, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/mpo.1139

PubMed ID

  • 11344493

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 623

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 36

number

  • 6