Primary cervical adenocarcinoma with intestinal differentiation and colonic carcinoma metastatic to cervix: an investigation using Cdx-2 and a limited immunohistochemical panel.

@article{Raspollini2003PrimaryCA,
  title={Primary cervical adenocarcinoma with intestinal differentiation and colonic carcinoma metastatic to cervix: an investigation using Cdx-2 and a limited immunohistochemical panel.},
  author={Maria Rosaria Raspollini and G Svegliati- Baroni and Antonio Taddei and Gian Luigi Taddei},
  journal={Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={127 12},
  pages={1586-90}
}
CONTEXT Cdx-2 is expressed in normal colonic epithelia and in most colorectal adenocarcinomas. No data exist on Cdx-2 expression in primary cervical adenocarcinoma with colonic differentiation. OBJECTIVE To ascertain the utility of Cdx-2 and a limited immunohistochemical panel in differentiating between primary cervical adenocarcinoma with intestinal differentiation and secondary (colonic) cervical adenocarcinoma, which call for different surgical and chemotherapeutic treatment protocols… CONTINUE READING
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