Case 16

Surgical Pathology Case
 
Clinical Information
  74 year-old male, pancreatic mass
Gross Description
 

One cyst measuring 1.0 x 0.9 x 0.8 cm was found in the distal pancreas and it contains clear, mucinous fluid. The nodule is within 0.3 cm of the proximal margin. The remaining pancreas is unremarkable.

     
 
  Gross HE, 2
 
  HE, 4 HE, 10
 
  HE, 40 HE, 60
     
 

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Source: Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan