05:58 Feb 19, 2018
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German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Labor Mykologie
German term or phrase: CK
Diagnose: Psoriasis vulgaris, seborrhoisches Ekzem

Befund: PSO Penisstamm und skrotal rel. flaechig zarte Plaques; Ellenbogen diskret

Labor: Mykologie ***CK*** Skrotal/PK skrotal/***CK*** Ohr/PK Ohr

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Sonja Poeltl
Local time: 23:06

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David Tracey, PhD

Discussion entries: 4



19 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5

'CK' might refer to cytokeratin or cytokeratins:
"Epidermal proliferation was assessed using the Ki-S3 proliferation-associated nuclear antigen. For epidermal differentiation antibodies against involucrin and against keratins CK 5, 6, 17 and CK 1, 5, 10, 14 were used."

"Expression of CKs in the basal layer of the epithelium in pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia of Pmycosis..."

"Mycosis fungoides (MF) is a relatively rare cutaneous T-cell malignancy... At 82 years, he consulted our hospital of because of erythematous patch at the back, and biopsy showed mildly atypical lymphocytes positive for CD20 and CD45, but negative for CD30, CD45RO, S100 protein, and cytokeratin (CK)."

David Tracey, PhD
Local time: 05:06
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PRO pts in category: 1047
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