Case 28

Surgical Pathology Case
 
Clinical Information
  43 year-old, female, SOFT TISSUE MASS, RETROPERITONEUM
Gross Description
 

The specimen consists of a soft tissue mass measuring 14.0 x 10.5 x 10.0 cm. Upon cutting open the tumor, an extensive necrotic area is seen in the center of the tumor. The tumor involves all margins. The tumor appears to be multicystic.

     
 
     
 
  HE, 2 HE, 2
 
  HE, 4 HE, 4
 
  HE, 10 HE, 20
 
  HE, 20 HE, 40
     
 

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

Gross photo: MC

Microscopic photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan