Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 24 November 2015, last major update June 2005

Copyright: (c) 2003-2015,, Inc.

PubMed Search: HAM56 [title]

Cite this page: HAM 56. website. Accessed October 15th, 2018.
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)