CD Markers
CD163

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 4 January 2016, last major update February 2002

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Cite this page: CD163. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cdmarkerscd163.html. Accessed October 18th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Hemoglobin / haptoglobin scavenger receptor
  • Soluble form attenuates immune response
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Histiocytic sarcoma

Positive staining - normal
  • Monocytes / macrophages
Positive staining - disease