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Mouse - Ovary - Capsule - 834.tif

834.tif submitted by Alex Nikitin

Image Name: 834.tif

Image Annotation: Ascites fluid from a mouse with an adenocarcinoma of the surface epithelium of the ovary: the ascites fluid contains numerous neoplastic cells arranged in clusters and delicate papillae.The papillae are lined by a one cell-thick cuboidal epithelium. Neoplastic cells are small, cuboidal to polygonal, with indistinct cell borders, and a small amount of basophilic cytoplasm. Their nucleus is central, round, and hyperchromatic. Fibrin and necrotic debris intermingled with a small number of neutrophils are present at the center of the largest papilla.

Staining Method: Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Method

Species: Mouse
Strain: B6C3F1-Tg(MISIIR-TAg)

Organ: Ovary - Capsule
Diagnosis: Surface Epithelial-Stromal Tumors of the Ovary

Gender: Female

Promoter: MISIIR
Gene: TAg

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Image donated by: Alex Nikitin