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CD24 expression has a prognostic impact in breast carcinoma.
We investigated the prognostic significance of BAG-1 and CD24 in invasive breast carcinomas. Seventy cases of invasive breast carcinoma were studied immunocytochemically for the expression of BAG-1Expand
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Ectopic decidua mimicking metastatic lesions--report of three cases and review of the literature.
The development of ectopic decidua is generally considered as a physiologic phenomenon of pregnancy, even though it has been occasionally noted in non-pregnant women. We present three cases ofExpand
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Levels of vascular endothelial growth factor in serum and pleural fluid are independent predictors of survival in advanced non-small cell lung cancer: results of a prospective study.
AIM To further evaluate the prognostic significance of pre-treatment serum and pleural fluid levels of vascular endothelial growth factor VEGF in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)Expand
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The prognostic value of PTEN, p53, and beta‐catenin in endometrial carcinoma: a prospective immunocytochemical study
Mutations of the PTEN, p53, and beta-catenin genes are the most frequent molecular defects in endometrial carcinomas. The aim of this study was to investigate their prognostic significance in thisExpand
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The Expression of Metallothioneins on Imprint Smears of Prostate Carcinoma: Correlation with Clinicopathologic Parameters and Tumor Proliferative Capacity
Aims and Background Metallothioneins are a family of metal- binding cysteine-rich proteins that play an important role in cellular processes such as proliferation and apoptosis, protection againstExpand
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Strongyloides stercoralis in a bronchial washing specimen processed as conventional and Thin‐Prep smears: Report of a case and a review of the literature
Strongyloidiasis is an opportunistic infection which may result in a fatal hyperinfection syndrome in immunocompromised patients. We report the case of a pulmonary infection with StrongyloidesExpand
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Primary gestational choriocarcinoma of the uterine cervix. Report of a case and review of the literature.
Gestational choriocarcinoma usually arises in the uterine cavity and is associated with coincident or antecedent pregnancy. Extrauterine choriocarcinomas are very rare entities, and most of these areExpand
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The diverse roles of adiponectin in non-small-cell lung cancer: current data and future perspectives.
In recent years, there is growing research interest for the biological role of adipose tissue-derived bioactive factors, mainly including adipokines, in various forms of cancer. Adiponectin (APN) isExpand
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Filaggrin and Periostin Expression is Altered in Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Normalized with Treatment.
OBJECTIVES Previous data have suggested that filaggrin (FLG) and periostin (POSTN) genes may be dysregulated in eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). We aimed to further evaluate the expression patterns ofExpand
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Malignant paraganglioma of the urinary bladder in a 44-year-old female: clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of a rare entity and literature review.
Paraganglioma of the urinary bladder is a rare pathologic entity with no definitive histological, immunohistochemical or molecular features to determine its malignant potency. Malignancy isExpand
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