Case 84

Surgical Pathology Case
 

CLINICAL INFORMATION

  A 33-year-old female had two episodes of peri-umbilical pain radiating to the right upper quadrant. An ultrasound showed a 5.14.8 cm solid mass in the pancreas. CT scan showed a 75 cm heterogeneous mass, predominantly solid in the body and tail of the pancreas.

GROSS DESCRIPTION

 

210 grams, 15.27.36.5cm distal pancreatic specimen with a 6.56.05.2cm hemorrhagic, variegated gray-white mass.

     
 
 

HE, 2

HE, 4

 
 

HE, 10

HE, 20

 
 

HE, 40

HE, 40

 
 

HE, 40

HE, 40

 
 

HE, 40

HE, 40

 
 

HE, 40

HE, 40

   
 

HE, 60

 

     
 

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Source: California Tumor Tissue Registry (CTTR), Set A -September, 2006

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan