Stains
PLAP

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Revised: 7 December 2015, last major update June 2005

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Definition / general
  • Placental Alkaline Phosphatase
Microscopic (histologic) images
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Seminoma

Positive staining - normal
  • Some infantile germ cells until age 1
Positive staining - disease
  • Most germ cell tumors, particularly seminomas; also breast, lung, ovarian carcinomas (some)