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Salivary Gland and Other Head and Neck Structures

  • Conrad Schuerch
Chapter

Abstract

This chapter is designed as an easy reference for the practicing pathologist aiming to solve diagnostic problems in head and neck pathology by immunohistochemistry (IHC). It is a collection of 38 practical tables including tables for commonly used antibodies, IHC reactions in normal salivary gland, IHC reactions in common salivary gland and head and neck tumors, and IHC reactions to resolve differential diagnostic challenges. Also included are practical footnotes and photographic illustrations.

Keywords

Head and neck pathology Immunohisto­chemistry Salivary gland tumors Antibodies 

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