The utility of B72.3, carcinoembryonic antigen, and Leu M-1 in cell blocks: An adjunct to fine-needle aspiration diagnosis of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma of the lung Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma, Bronchiolo-Alveolar
  • Antibodies, Neoplasm
  • Antigens, CD15
  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Carcinoembryonic Antigen
  • Lung Neoplasms

abstract

  • Positive staining for at least 2 immunostains among B72.3, CEA, and Leu M-1 provided strong supportive evidence for the diagnosis of BAC, and a negative result for all 3 immunostains was helpful in excluding BAC and in differentiating BAC from AAH and RAH.

publication date

  • August 25, 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.21180

PubMed ID

  • 15971208

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 246

end page

  • 52

volume

  • 105

number

  • 4