Utilization of Wilms' tumor 1 antigen in a panel for differential diagnosis of ovarian carcinomas


Sen D. S. , Karasu A. F. , Gecer M. O. , KARADAYI N., Yamuc E. A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, vol.13, no.1, pp.37-41, 2016 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/tjod.22220
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.37-41

Abstract

Objective: Ovarian metasteses are often mistaken for primary adenocarcinoma. Studies conducted in recent years have focused on a search for an immunohistochemical marker to aid the differential diagnosis primary and metastatic ovarian carcinoma. Our study objective was to study the usefulness of Wilms tumor 1 (WT 1) antigen in this context.