Stains
h-Caldesmon

Author: Lauren Stuart, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 10 November 2015, last major update June 2013

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PubMed Search: h-caldesmon
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Colon-pericrytal fibroblast sheath (fig A)

Leiomyosarcoma, soft tissue (left); bladder (right, fig 2)

Lipoleiomyosarcoma (fig 4)



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Mixed tumor of vagina (fig D)

Positive Staining - Normal
  • Smooth muscle cells (vascular, visceral)
Positive Staining - Disease
Negative Staining - Normal
Negative Staining - Disease