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Paucicellular infiltrating ductal carcinoma of pancreas: an unusual variant.

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A 65-year-old man presented with obstructive jaundice from a 3-cm mass in the head of the pancreas. A Whipple resection was performed. Histologic examination of the tumor showed scanty tumor cells arranged in a single-file manner set within a desmoplastic sclerotic stroma. In other areas, the tumor was arranged around preexisting ducts in a targetoid fashion. Very focal ductal and signet-ring cell differentiation was noted. This unusual variant of pancreatic cancer was characterized by paucic...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Lab Sciences
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Author
Journal:
Annals of diagnostic pathology More from this journal
Volume:
11
Issue:
1
Pages:
46-48
Publication date:
2007-02-01
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EISSN:
1532-8198
ISSN:
1092-9134
Language:
English
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pubs:121994
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uuid:672ced47-caf2-4e57-9d7c-0e39cba5f6dd
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pubs:121994
Source identifiers:
121994
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2012-12-19

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