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Immunohistochemistry in Breast Pathology - Part 3a -
Supplementary Material



Confirming subtle nodal metastases



Further example of the use of a pancytokeratin stain to confirm the presence of subtle metastatic tumour deposits in a lymph node:



Lymph node with subtle subcapsular and extra-capsular metastatic tumour deposits
'Mouse over' - immunostain for CK pan highlights tumour cells


Lymph node with subtle subcapsular and extra-capsular metastatic tumour deposits - 'Mouse over' - immunostain for CK pan highlights tumour cells




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Further images showing the value of myoepithelial markers in confirming a diagnosis of nipple adenoma.




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