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General
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Uses by pathologists
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Clinical features
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Micro images
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Bladder: urothelial carcinoma with gland-like lumina

Breast: lobular carcinoma (metastatic) and modified Alcian blue stain

Breast: mucoepidermoid carcinoma (Alcian blue-PAS)


Esophagus

Esophagus, Barrett's: blue staining goblet cells and clear staining gastric-type surface columnar cells

Esophagus: Barrett's and mimics

Esophagus, Barrett's: GE junction


Eye: macular corneal dystrophy

Heart: myxoma with glandular structures

Kidney: adenocarcinoma (AB-PAS)

Kidney: mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma


Sacrum, Chordoma: stroma stains with Alcian blue

Scrotum: Paget disease

Soft tissue: proliferative fasciitis - AB-PAS

Stomach: pyloric metaplasia

Thyroid gland: signet ring variant of follicular adenoma

Positive staining - normal
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Positive staining - disease
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Negative staining
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End of Stains > Alcian blue



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