Hum Pathol 2018 11 27;81:55-64. Epub 2018 Jun 27.
Department of Pathology, Anatomy and Cell Biology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, 19107 PA, USA.
The boundaries of the benign spindle cell stromal tumors of the breast are still confusing. This is the reason why different names are interchangeably used for the same tumor and vice versa the same name for different tumors. Therefore, we studied the immunoexpression of easily available markers, such as CD34, α-smooth muscle actin, and desmin, with the addition of STAT6, as well as the chromosome 13q14 region by fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis in a series of 19 cases of benign spindle cell stromal tumors of the breast. Read More