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Abbreviation for epithelial membrane antigen.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

epithelial membrane antigen

A 265–400-kD transmembrane glycoprotein found in milk-fat globule membranes.

Normal expression
Normal epithelia and perineurial cells.

Abnormal expression
Neoplastic epithelia and perineurial cells, meningioma, mesothelioma, mesenchymal tumours, some lymphomas, choroid plexus, arachnoid granulation, epithelioid histiocytes, anaplastic large cell lymphomas.
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Abbreviation for epithelial membrane antigen.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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