Stains
Factor VIII related antigen


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Minor changes: 31 August 2020

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Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • Interpretation: cytoplasmic stain; endothelium acts as a positive internal control
Uses by pathologists
  • Common endothelial marker
Positive staining - normal
  • Endothelial cells, megakaryocytes, platelets and mast cells
Positive staining - disease
  • Vascular tumors
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