Calcium oxalate crystals in breast biopsies. The missing microcalcifications.

Abstract

Most calcifications detected by mammography and specimen radiography are readily identified by histologic sections stained with hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) or the von Kossa stain. However, calcifications composed of calcium oxalate crystals are not always seen in sections stained with H&E or with von Kossa. To study the incidence of calcium oxalate crystals… (More)

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@article{Tornos1990CalciumOC, title={Calcium oxalate crystals in breast biopsies. The missing microcalcifications.}, author={Carmen Tornos and E. Silva and A El-naggar and Kenneth P. H. Pritzker}, journal={The American journal of surgical pathology}, year={1990}, volume={14 10}, pages={961-8} }