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Immunohistochemical expression of androgen receptor and prostate-specific antigen in breast cancer.
AR (androgen receptor) and PSA (prostate-specific antigen) are involved in the pathogenesis of breast cancer, but their role is not clearly defined. The purpose of this study was to analyze byExpand
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From conventional pathologic diagnosis to the molecular classification of breast carcinoma: are we ready for the change?
Breast cancer is the most frequent malignant tumor in women and the diagnosis, prognosis and therapeutic strategy are based on the pathologic report. In last years, it was shown that conventionalExpand
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E-cadherin expression in invasive breast cancer.
There were investigated 22 cases with invasive breast carcinoma from the archive material, and the immunohistochemical expression of E-cadherin was correlated with clinical stage, pathological type,Expand
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Relevance of the immunohistochemical expression of cytokeratin 8/18 for the diagnosis and classification of breast cancer.
PURPOSE The aim of our study was to characterize and describe the different immunohistochemical expression patterns of cytokeratin 8/18 (CK8/18) in breast tumors and to make a correlation betweenExpand
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Analysis of the immunohistochemical expression of mammaglobin A in primary breast carcinoma and lymph node metastasis.
Mammaglobin A is a specific marker of the normal and neoplastic mammary tissue that usually is detected by RT-PCR. Few data are available about the immunohistochemical expression of this marker inExpand
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Factors associated with atrial fibrillation in patients with mitral stenosis: a cardiac catheterization study.
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is frequently found in association with rheumatic mitral valve disease. To study the interrelation of factors contributing to the risk of AF in patients with mitral stenosis,Expand
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Semi-automated evaluation of Ki-67 index in invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast
A significant factor that affects the value of the Ki-67 proliferation index (IK) is the interpretation and implementation approach. This method is based on visual or automated methods to count tumorExpand
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Endothelial cells from hematopoietic stem cells are functionally different from those of human umbilical vein
Hematopoietic stem cells have a remarkable plastic capacity, which allows them to differentiate into various cells, such as immune cells, nervous cells, muscle cells, bone and cartilaginous cells.Expand
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CD105/smooth muscle actin double immunostaining discriminate between immature and mature tumor blood vessels.
The aim of the study was to demonstrate the value of the double immunostaining for endothelial and perivascular cell to discriminate mature from immature tumor-associated blood vessels in mammaryExpand
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Immunohistochemical localization of prostate-specific antigen in benign and malignant breast conditions.
We studied 24 selected breast tumors and 3 lymph nodes metastasis from patients with breast carcinoma. The biopsies were formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded and sections were stained withExpand
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