Stains
Myoglobin

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Definition / general
  • Oxygen binding protein
Positive staining - normal
  • Striated muscle (cardiac, skeletal)
Positive staining - disease
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma, other tumors with skeletal muscle differentiation