CD Markers
CD66

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

Revised: 20 August 2018, last major update November 2014

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PubMed Search: CD66

Related topics: CD66b, CD66c, CD66d, CD66e / CEA, CD66f
Cite this page: Pernick, N. CD66. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cdmarkerscd66.html. Accessed October 19th, 2018.
Definition / general
Uses by pathologists
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Colon

Expression at maternal-fetal surface

Various breast lesions (Figure 1)

Positive staining - normal
  • Granulocytes, lymphocytes, epithelial cells, endothelial cells, prostate glands and ducts (dense), bile canaliculi between liver cells, extravillous trophoblast (Am J Pathol 2000;156:1165)
Positive staining - disease
  • Low grade prostate carcinoma
Negative staining
  • High grade (Gleason 4/5) prostate carcinoma