Interstitial Cells in the Human
& Rat Urinary Tract

Morphology & Immunohistochemical Chracterization

Acta Biomedica Lovaniensia, No. 396

By Frank Van Der Aa    
November 2007
Leuven University Press                                                        
Distributed by Coronet Books Inc.
ISBN: 9789058676153                                                     
157 pages, Illustrated, 6 1/8 x 9 1/2"
$99.50 Paper Original


Contents Include:

1. Introduction

2. Materials and methods

3. Interstitial cells are present in human and rat urinary bladder and have similar morphological and immunohistochemical properties

4. Mapping of c-kit-positive cells in the human urinary tract: topography in the entire human urinary tract

5. Interstitial cells in the human prostate

6. A gastrointestinal stromal tumour of the prostate

7. Interstitial cells in the normal and neuropathic human urinary bladder

8. Interstitial cells in rat urinary bladder express synaptophysin

9. Correlation between synaptophysin immunoreactivity of interstitial cells and urodynamic parameters after intravesical RTX in the Neuropathic rat urinary bladder

10. Summary, hypothesis and future prospects

Medical Science

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