[Morphologic variants and immunohistochemical features of hepatic angiomyolipoma].

  title={[Morphologic variants and immunohistochemical features of hepatic angiomyolipoma].},
  author={Shu-hui Zhang and Wen-ming Cong and Zhi-hong Xian and Wei-qing Wu and Hui Dong and Meng-chao Wu},
  journal={Zhonghua bing li xue za zhi = Chinese journal of pathology},
  volume={33 5},
OBJECTIVE To study the clinicopathological characteristics, immunohistochemical features and differential diagnosis of hepatic angiomyolipoma (AML). METHODS The clinicopathological features of hepatic AML were systematically examined in 44 surgically resected tumor specimens, with additional immunohistochemistry study using 10 relevant antibodies. RESULTS The tumors were composed of various amounts of three components, i.e. blood vessels, smooth muscle cells and adipose cells. According to… CONTINUE READING