Collagen - type II
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PubMed Search: collagen II[title]
- Specific marker of normal and neoplastic chondrocytes
- Specific and sensitive for mesenchymal chondrosarcomas vs. other small cell sarcomas except chondroblastic small cell osteosarcomas (Mod Pathol 2005;18:1088)
Mesenchymal chondrosarcoma - a1-c1: H&E; a2-c2: vimentin; a3-c3: S100; a4-c4: collagen type II
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