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Stains
Actin - muscle specific

Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 15 September 2013, last major update September 2013
Copyright: (c) 2002-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.
PubMed Search: Muscle specific actin[title]

General
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Uses by pathologists
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Micro images
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Endometriosis

Glomus tumor


Myofibroblastoma: breast (fig d)

Myofibroblastoma: lymph node

Prostate: normal smooth muscle stroma


Rhabdomyosarcoma: CNS, embryonal (left-fig 4; right-with anaplastic features)

Rhabdomyosarcoma: oral cavity

Skeletal muscle

Positive staining - normal
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Positive staining - disease
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Negative staining
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End of Stains > Actin - muscle specific


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