Pleomorphic adenocarcinomas of the ciliary epithelium. Immunohistochemical and ultrastructural features of 12 cases.

@article{Laver1999PleomorphicAO,
  title={Pleomorphic adenocarcinomas of the ciliary epithelium. Immunohistochemical and ultrastructural features of 12 cases.},
  author={Nora M V Laver and A. Aziz Alimul Hidayat and J Oscar Croxatto},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={1999},
  volume={106 1},
  pages={103-10}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the immunohistochemical and ultrastructural features of the rare pleomorphic adenocarcinomas of the ciliary epithelium (CE). DESIGN Retrospective case series. PARTICIPANTS The study materials included 12 cases of adenocarcinoma of the ciliary epithelium: 9 cases of CE hyperplasia and 3 cases of CE adenomas. INTERVENTION Histologic sections were stained with hematoxylin-eosin, alcian blue, periodic acid-Schiff, and occasionally with Masson trichrome. Additionally, the… CONTINUE READING