Human Myxovirus Resistance Protein 1 (MxA) as a useful marker in the differential diagnosis of subcutaneous lymphoma vs. lupus erythematosus profundus Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • GTP-Binding Proteins
  • Lymphoma, T-Cell
  • Lymphoma, T-Cell, Cutaneous
  • Panniculitis
  • Panniculitis, Lupus Erythematosus
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Although specificity is not 100%, minimal staining of MxA is a predictor for SPTCL or GDTCL. Conversely, extensive staining for MxA both qualitatively and quantitatively is a feature of LEP. Endothelial staining also appears to be specific for LEP.

publication date

  • November 7, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1684/ejd.2012.1790

PubMed ID

  • 23026440

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 629

end page

  • 33

volume

  • 22

number

  • 5