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Cytokeratins (CKs)

Carcinoma

2

Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA)

Colon cancer or other adenocarcinomas

3

Vimentin

Mesothelioma, most sarcomas

4

S-100

Malignant melanoma

5

Chromogranin

Neuroendocrine

6

Synaptophysin

Neuroendocrine

7

Glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP)

Astrocytoma

8

Desmin

Muscle tumors

9

PSA, PSAP

Prostate cancer

10

alpha-fetoprotein (AFP)

Hepatocellular, yolk sac

11

WT1

Wilms tumor (kids, kidney)

12

hCG

Trophoblastic tumors

13

CA125

Ovarian carcinoma, endometrial carcinoma