Table 1

Antibodies used for immunohistochemical staining and its results
Antigen Antibodies Results
Clone Source Dilution Biopsy Hysterectomy
Adenoca. Sarscomatous component
AE1/AE3 AE1/AE3 Dako, Glostrup, Denmark 1: 50 + +++ -
CAM5.2 CAM5.2 BD Biosciences, California, USA 1: 2 ND* +++ -
vimentin V9 Dako 1: 100 +++ - +++
ER SP1 Roche Diagnostics, Basel, Switzerland 1: 1 - - -
PgR 1E2 Roche Diagnostics 1: 1 - - -
AR AR441 Dako 1: 50 ND* - -
CD10 56C6 Leica Microsystems, Newcastle, UK 1: 40 - ++ ++
calretinin 5A5 Leica Microsystems 1: 100 - + -

ND*, not done.

Immunopositivity was semi-quantitatively assessed as follows: 3+, more than 10% of the tumor cells positive; 2+, 1-10% of the tumor cells positive; 1+, less than 1% tumor cells positive; no tumor cell staining was considered negative.

Meguro et al.

Meguro et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:74   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-74

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