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Minor changes: 5 March 2019

Copyright: 2003-2015,, Inc.

PubMed Search: HAM56 [title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • Stains histiocytes, endothelium, adenocarcinoma
Negative staining
  • Osteoclast-like giant cells
Microscopic (histologic) images

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>Giant cell tumor of bone - mononuclear cells are positive (fig 1B)

Giant cell tumor of tendon sheath - mononuclear and giant cells are positive (fig 2B)

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