Juxtaglomerular cell tumor of kidney with CD34 and CD117 immunoreactivity: Report of 5 cases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Antigens, CD34
  • Juxtaglomerular Apparatus
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-kit

abstract

  • Our findings indicate that immunohistochemistry for CD34 and CD117 are effective at diagnosing juxtaglomerular cell tumor. Juxtaglomerular cell tumor should be considered in the diagnosis of any renal tumors with epithelioid cells and negative initial cytokeratin immunohistochemistry.

publication date

  • May 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 16683889

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 707

end page

  • 11

volume

  • 130

number

  • 5