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Table 4 Sensitive markers for specific metastases, these markers are negative in breast cancer

From: Non-primary breast malignancies: a single institution’s experience of a diagnostic challenge with important therapeutic consequences—a retrospective study

Primary origin Marker
Lung adenocarcinoma TTF-1
Lung small cell carcinoma TTF-1, CD56
Melanoma HMB45, Melan-A
Ovarian cancer Pax-8, WT1, Ca 125
Colorectal carcinoma CDX2, CK20
Malignant B cell lymphoma CD20, CD79a
Renal cell carcinoma Pax-5, RCC
Choriocarcinoma HCG-beta