HORMONE EXPRESSION TYPE

The type of hormone expression determined by immunohistochemistry (a technique used to identify specific molecules in different kinds of TISSUE).

Note: HORMONE EXPRESSION TYPE is recorded for pituitary adenomas only.

National Codes:

0Non functioning
1ACTH (Adrenocorticotropic hormone)
2LH (Luteinizing hormone)
3FSH (Follicle-stimulating hormone)
4Alpha-subunit
5TSH (Thyroid-stimulating hormone)
6Prolactin
7Growth Hormone
 

This attribute is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralHORMONE EXPRESSION TYPES

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