International Journal of Cancer Management

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Comparing the Detection of Lymph Nodes Micrometastasis in Breast Cancer by the Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method (H&E) and the Immunohistochemical Method (IHC)

Shokouh Taghipour Zahir 1 , Shekofeh Shateri 2 , Mohammad Baghi Yazdi 3 , * , Pouria Barand 3 and Elham Zare 4
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1 Full Professor of Clinical and Surgical Pathology, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, IR Iran
2 General Practitioner, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, IR Iran
3 Medical Student, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, IR Iran
4 Resident of Internal Medicine, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Cancer Management: November 2017, 10 (11); e11743
  • Published Online: November 30, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 14, 2017
  • Revised: June 10, 2017
  • Accepted: November 1, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijcm.11743

To Cite: Taghipour Zahir S, Shateri S, Baghi Yazdi M, Barand P, Zare E. Comparing the Detection of Lymph Nodes Micrometastasis in Breast Cancer by the Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method (H&E) and the Immunohistochemical Method (IHC), Int J Cancer Manag. 2017 ; 10(11):e11743. doi: 10.5812/ijcm.11743.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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