Demonstration of argyrophil granules in small cell carcinoma of the lung

@article{Tateishi1978DemonstrationOA,
  title={Demonstration of argyrophil granules in small cell carcinoma of the lung},
  author={Ryuhei Tateishi and Takeshi Horai and Sachiko Hattori},
  journal={Virchows Archiv A},
  year={1978},
  volume={377},
  pages={203-210}
}
The Grimelius silver nitrate stain has enabled us to demonstrate the presence of tumor cells with argyrophil granules (argyrophil cells) in small cell carcinoma of the lung. Of the 22 tumors, 11 showed varying numbers of argyrophil cells. The occurrence of the cells differed in frequency among the subtypes of small cell carcinoma. The fusiform cell type… CONTINUE READING