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CD Markers
CD44

Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 1 October 2013, last major update February 2011
Copyright: (c) 2002-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.
PubMed Search: CD44[title]

See also   CD44R   below

General
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Physiology
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Uses by pathologists
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Prognostic significance
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Micro images
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Pheochromocytoma (fig d/e)

Cutaneous melanoma
(fig B, D)

Ovarian carcinoma


Atheroma and abdominal aortic aneursym


Left: adenosquamous carcinoma; right: breast carcinoma


Left: sclerosing hemangioma of lung (fig D); right: squamous cell carcinoma (various)




Bladder and CD44:

Normal urothelium
(fig 1A)

Papilloma
(fig 2B)

Papillary urothelial neoplasm of
low malignant potential (fig 3B)


Papillary carcinoma-low grade (fig 4B)

Papillary carcinoma-high grade (fig 5B)


Positive staining - normal
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Positive staining - disease
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Negative staining
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CD44R

General
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Physiology
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Uses by pathologists
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Positive stains - disease
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End of CD Markers > CD44


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