Which histologic findings are characteristics of ataxia-telangiectasia?

Updated: Jul 28, 2020
  • Author: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Histopathologic studies of the brain of an individual with ataxia-telangiectasia have revealed loss of Purkinje cells, granular cells, and basket cells of the cerebellar cortex.


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