Cytokeratin 5/6

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Cytokeratin 5/6, abbreviated CK/5/6, is a common immunostain.

Use

Positive

Negative

See also

References

  1. Ma, Y.; Fan, M.; Dai, L.; Kang, X.; Liu, Y.; Sun, Y.; Xiong, H.; Liang, Z. et al. (May 2015). "Expression of p63 and CK5/6 in early-stage lung squamous cell carcinoma is not only an early diagnostic indicator but also correlates with a good prognosis.". Thorac Cancer 6 (3): 288-95. doi:10.1111/1759-7714.12181. PMID 26273374.
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  3. 3.0 3.1 Marchevsky AM (March 2008). "Application of immunohistochemistry to the diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma". Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 132 (3): 397-401. PMID 18318582. http://journals.allenpress.com/jrnlserv/?request=get-abstract&issn=0003-9985&volume=132&page=397.
  4. Yan, J.; Wei, Q.; Jian, W.; Liu, J.; Tang, H.; Ge, J.; Zhou, J.; Zhao, T. (2014). "A fine decision tree consisted of CK5/6, IMP3 and TTF1 for cytological diagnosis among reactive mesothelial cells, metastatic adenocarcinoma of lung and non-lung origin in pleural effusion.". Int J Clin Exp Pathol 7 (9): 5810-8. PMID 25337222.