The Use of Immunohistochemistry Improves the Diagnosis of Small Cell Lung Cancer and Its Differential Diagnosis. An International Reproducibility Study in a Demanding Set of Cases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Genome, Human
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Mutation

abstract

  • Diagnosis using hematoxylin and eosin staining alone showeds moderate agreement among pathologists in tumors with neuroendocrine morphology, but agreement improved to good in most cases with the judicious use of IHC, especially in the diagnosis of SCLC. An approach for IHC in the differential diagnosis of SCLC is provided.

authors

publication date

  • February 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jtho.2016.12.004

PubMed ID

  • 27998793

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 334

end page

  • 346

volume

  • 12

number

  • 2