PAX-2 is a helpful marker for diagnosing metastatic renal cell carcinoma: Comparison with the renal cell carcinoma marker antigen and kidney-specific cadherin Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antigens, Neoplasm
  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Cadherins
  • Carcinoma, Renal Cell
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases
  • PAX2 Transcription Factor

abstract

  • PAX-2 is a sensitive and specific marker for metastatic RCC. The diagnostic yield would be marginally increased by adding RCCM, but not KSC, as an immunomarker.

publication date

  • August 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 20670131

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1121

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 134

number

  • 8