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Table 2 Expression of somatostatin receptor subtypes in some thyroid gland diseases determined by IHC

From: Expression of somatostatin receptor subtypes in human thyroid tumors: the immunohistochemical and molecular biology (RT-PCR) investigation

No No of patient Histopathological determination SSTR – 1 SSTR – 2A SSTR – 2B SSTR – 3 SSTR – 4 SSTR – 5
P-1. 338542
F-56 years old
Papillary carcinoma +++ mem, part. cytopl +++ mem, part. cytopl + mem, pale cytopl +/++
cytopl
negative
+ single cells
++ cytopl
P-2. 333508
F-37 years old
Papillary carcinoma +++
cytopl
++
mem/cytopl
++/+++
cytopl
++/+++
cytopl
-/+++
cytopl !!!
-/+++
cytopl
P-3. 334708
F-79 years old
Poorly differentiated carcinoma ++
mem/cytopl
+
mem/cytopl
+
mem/cytopl
++
cytopl
negative +/-/+
cytopl
P-4. 335385
M-69 years old
Poorly differentiated carcinoma +++
mem/cytopl
+/-; +
cytopl
+/- negative +/-/++
cytopl
P-6. 332314
F-45 years old
Lymphatic goiter negative negative negative negative negative +++
cytopl (in the single follic. struct.)
P-7. 332142
F-32 years old
Nodular hyperplasia of thyroid gland ++
cytopl
+
cytopl
++/+++
cytopl
+++
cytopl
negative +++
cytopl
P-8. 332567
M-73 years old
Colloido-nodular goiter. Follicular adenoma ++/+++
cytopl
++
cytopl
+
cytopl
++/+++
cytopl
negative +/++
cytopl
P-9. 332131
F-67 years old
Thyroid goiter with signs of focal hyperactivity ++
cytopl
+/-
cytopl
++
cytopl
+
cytopl
negative +
cytopl
P-10. 332205
F-44 years old
Nodular hyperplasia of thyroid gland +++
cytopl
++
cytopl
++
cytopl
+++
cytopl
negative +
cytopl