University of Illinois at Chicago Percival Bailey Brain Specimens Collection
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CaptionCaption from the slide: Glioblastoma NA 110/46
CreatorBailey, Percival, 1892-1973
Date of Original1939-1960
DescriptionAs found with the documentation: GLIOBLASTOMA NA 110/46 69 year old woman who had become increasingly withdrawn and dizzy in the 3-6 month period prior to her death. 5 weeks prior to death she became confused and anxious. She was hospitalized twice in rapid succession, psychotherapy being prescribed each time. On admision to INI, she appeared confused, had poor memory for past events, but recognized her family. She was dizzy and weak, but not psychotic. Neurological examination revealed right facial paresis, right hemiparesis with positive Babinski and confirmatory signs and ankle clonus. There was adequate right-left discrimination. She became increasingly restless, complained of headaches and difficulty in tasting. She expired suddenly shortly after transfer to neurological service.
NotesLabels on piece: dymo label: 07-014; green dymo: 104
HostUniversity of Illinois at Chicago. Library.
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Chicago. Department of Neurosurgery
SourcePercival Bailey's UIC Neuropathology Collection of Plastic Embedded, Whole-mount, Preserved Brain Specimens
CollectionPercival Bailey Brain Specimens Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)
CitationCite as: [Creator], [Title], [Identifier], [Collection Name]
CreditsJames Stone, MD, UIC Department of Neurosurgery (Curation); Tibor Valyi-Nagy, MD, PhD, UIC Department of Pathology (Classification); Zsofia Valyi-Nagy, UIC Department of Neurosurgery (Photographs)
Local IdentifierDSC_0933
RightsThis image may be used freely, with attribution, for research, study and education purposes. The University of Illinois at Chicago Library and Department of Neurosurgery do not claim exclusive ownership of the copyrights to all the original documents. We are simply granting permission to use images in our collections. This permission is nonexclusive and nontransferable. For permission to publish, distribute, or use this image for any other purpose, please contact Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago Library, 801 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 60607. Phone: (312) 996-2742; email:
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