Stains
GLUT-4


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Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick N. GLUT-4. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainsglut4.html. Accessed September 28th, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Glucose transporter 4
  • Highly expressed in mitochondria-rich (oxyphil) cells in normal/neoplastic tissue, including gastric parietal cells, Hashimoto thyroiditis, Hurthle cell adenomas and carcinomas, occasional oxyphil parathyroid hyperplasias, occasional oxyphil parathyroid adenomas, renal oncocytomas, salivary gland oncycytomas, Warthin tumors, hibernomas
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