Table 1

Clinico-pathological features of feline mammary tissues

Cat

n.

Sample

n.*

Sex

Age

(yrs)

Breed

Histology

Grade

CXCR4 score


1

1a

F

13

DSH

STPC

II

3+


1b

STPC

II

1+


2

2

FS

14

DSH

STPC

III

2+


2M

metastasis (adipose tissue)

2+


3

3a

FS

7

DSH

STPC

III

1+


3b

STPC

III

3+


4

4a

FS

15

DSH

STPC

III

2+


4aM

metastasis (lymph node)

3+


4b

STPC

III

2+


5

5a

F

10

DSH

STPC

III

1+


5b

STPC

III

2+


5bM

metastasis (lymph node)

3+


6

6a

FS

12

DSH

STPC

III

2+


6b

STPC

III

2+


7

7a

F

15

DSH

STPC

III

2+


7b

STPC

III

2+


8

8

FS

12

DSH

STPC

II

3+


8M

metastasis (lymph node)

1+


9

9a

F

8

DSH

SC

III

1+


9b

SC

III

0


10

10

F

14

DSH

SC

III

2+


11

11

FS

9

DSH

SC

III

3+


12

12

FS

14

DSH

SC

III

2+


12M

metastasis (lymph node)

3+


13

13

F

10

DSH

SC

III

3+


14

14

F

5

DSH

SC

III

1+


15

15

F

19

PC

CC

III

2+


16

16

FS

13

DSH

CC

III

3+


17

17

FS

9

DSH

CC

III

1+


18

18

FS

14

DSH

CC

III

1+


19

19

FS

9

DSH

STC

II

2+


20

20

FS

n.a

DSH

STC

III

2+


21

21

F

12

DSH

STC

III

0


22

22

FS

11

DSH

CC

III

3+


23

23

FS

19

DSH

ASC

III

2+


23M

metastasis (lung)

3+


24

24

FS

12

DSH

CC

III

2+


25

25

FS

4

DSH

BA

-

1+


26

26

FS

8

DSH

CA

-

0


27

27

FS

12

DSH

NORMAL (M4 D)

-

0


28

28

FS

19

DSH

NORMAL (M1 S)

-

0


29

29

FS

11

DSH

NORMAL (M4 D)

-

0


30

30

F

8

DSH

NORMAL (M2 S)

-

0


F, female, FS, female spayed; DSH, domestic short-hair; PC, persian; STPC, simple tubulopapillary carcinoma; SC, solid carcinoma; STC, simple tubular carcinoma; CC, cribriform carcinoma; BA, basaloid adenoma; CA, complex adenoma; ASC, adenosquamous carcinoma; n.a., not available. For normal tissues the mammary gland topography is indicated. *a and b indicate samples from two glands of the same cat, M labels metastatic tissue. Primary tumours and corresponding metastases of the same cat are reported in bold.

Ferrari et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:27   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-8-27

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