Mucin histochemistry of stomach in metaplasia and adenocarcinoma: An observation

@inproceedings{Mandal2013MucinHO,
  title={Mucin histochemistry of stomach in metaplasia and adenocarcinoma: An observation},
  author={Prakas Kumar Mandal and Sudipta Chakrabarti and A. K. Ray and Bitan Kumar Chattopadhyay and Shikha Das},
  booktitle={Indian journal of medical and paediatric oncology : official journal of Indian Society of Medical & Paediatric Oncology},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND There is a variable pattern of occurrence of gastric carcinomas world-wide, partially reflecting the frequency of various changes of gastric mucosa from, which such neoplasm occur. Many cases of gastric carcinoma originate in the background of chronic gastritis caused by Helicobacter pylori. Subsequent intestinal metaplasia (IM) can be morphologically classified by routine and special histopathological stains. MATERIALS AND METHODS The present study was conducted over the 2 years… CONTINUE READING