The Histomorphogenetic Relationship between Melanocytes and Langerhans Cells in Ovarian Mature Cystic Teratomas


YILDIZ P. , Bozkurt E. R. , Behzatoglu K., Oznur M.

ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.15, no.1, pp.27-31, 2014 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/imj.2014.28290
  • Title of Journal : ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.27-31

Abstract

Objective: The purpose of this study was to form a view about the existence, numerical relationship and embryological origin of melanocytes and Langerhans cells when they are found together in mature cystic teratomas which have similar cell types and architectural structure to the original vertebrated body.