Pulmonary blastoma. An immunohistochemical analysis with comparison with fetal lung in its pseudoglandular stage.

@article{Yousem1990PulmonaryBA,
  title={Pulmonary blastoma. An immunohistochemical analysis with comparison with fetal lung in its pseudoglandular stage.},
  author={Samuel A. Yousem and Mark R. Wick and Parmjeet A Randhawa and Juan Carlos Manivel},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  year={1990},
  volume={93 2},
  pages={167-75}
}
Pulmonary blastomas are believed to be mixed epithelial and mesenchymal tumors that recapitulate the developing lung at 10-16 weeks gestation. The authors compared nine blastomas with ten fetal lungs in the pseudoglandular stage of development with a panel of antibodies to various lung antigens to evaluate immunophenotypic homology. Both blastomas and… CONTINUE READING