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- Induces angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis with VEFR receptor 2 (VEGFR2) and VEGFR3 (also called Flt4)
- Associated with lymphangiogenesis and lymphatic metastasis in papillary thyroid carcinoma (Mod Pathol 2005;18:1127)
Positive staining (normal)
- Thyroid follicular epithelium
Papillary thyroid carcinoma-diffuse and intense staining (fig 1f)
End of Stains > VEGF-D
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