Topic Completed: 1 June 2005

Minor changes: 11 March 2019

Copyright: 2003-2015,, Inc.

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. VEGFR3. website. Accessed August 15th, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor 3
  • Also called Flt4
  • Specific marker for lymphatic endothelium
  • Also expressed in blood vascular endothelium of malignant tumor and granulation tissue
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Papillary thyroid carcinoma (fig 1e)

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