Immunohistochemical evaluation of the cytoarchitecture of benign and malignant breast lesions.


Fifty-three breast lesions, which had been fixed in formalin and embedded in paraffin, were immunohistochemically analyzed with monoclonal antibodies to cytokeratin subtypes 1, 5, 10, 14 (34BE12), muscle-specific actins (HHF35) and antiserum to S100 protein, all of which have been used as markers for myoepithelial cells. With these antibodies, a continuous… (More)