Keratinous material, in the form of epithelial squames often with foreign body reaction and dense gliosis, was demonstrated in all of ten cases of anencephaly by a sensitive and specific immunohistochemical stain. In some cases keratin was not recognized on routine histological stains.
- Foreign body inflammation
- Immunoreactive keratinin
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pathology and Forensic Medicine
- Clinical Neurology