CD Markers

Topic Completed: 1 February 2002

Minor changes: 7 May 2020

Copyright: 2002-2021,, Inc.

PubMed Search: CD163 [title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • Hemoglobin / haptoglobin scavenger receptor
  • Soluble form attenuates immune response
Microscopic (histologic) images

Contributed by Charles J. Sailey, M.D.,
Borislav A. Alexiev, M.D. and
John C. Papadimitriou, M.D.

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Histiocytic sarcoma

Contributed by
Jijgee Munkhdelger, M.D., Ph.D.
and Andrey Bychkov, M.D., Ph.D.

Juvenile xanthogranuloma immunoprofile

Positive staining - normal
  • Monocytes / macrophages
Positive staining - disease
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