Tuberculous leptomeningitis: gross pathology

Case contributed by Dr Yale Rosen

View of the inferior surface of the brain demonstrating encasement of the base of the brain with thick white exudate, characteristic of  TB leptomeningitis

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View of the inferior surface of the brain demonstrating encasement of the base of the brain with thick white exudate, characteristic of  TB leptomeningitis

Author: Yale Rosen, M.D.

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rID: 8635
Case created: 18th Feb 2010
Last edited: 5th Sep 2015
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