By Syed Z. Ali MD, Yener S. Erozan MD, Ralph H. Hruban MD
Medical and radiologic examinations can't reliably distinguish benign or inflammatory pancreatic sickness from carcinoma. The elevated use of pancreatic high-quality needle aspiration (FNA) besides advances in imaging ideas and the creation of endoscopic ultrasound advice have ended in a lot better detection and popularity of pancreatic lots. hence, pancreatic cytopathology is indispensable to actual pre-operative analysis, but it's a difficult diagnostic region with quite a few power pitfalls and ???„????look-alike???„???? lesions. Skillful acceptance and an information of the constraints of the process are crucial in averting misdiagnosis of those harmful lesions. Atlas of Pancreatic Cytopathology with Histopathologic Correlations fills a void in present pathology literature. With 450 high-resolution photos, together with photographs of histopathologic and radiologic beneficial properties, this functional atlas provides an built-in method of diagnostic cytopathology that would aid healthcare professional cytopathologists, cytotechnologists, and pathologists keep away from power pitfalls and ""look-alike"" lesions. Written through well-known specialists within the box, the huge high-resolution colour photographs of the attribute positive aspects of pancreatic sickness are awarded with special descriptions that disguise vintage positive aspects, diagnostic clues, and strength pitfalls. Atlas of Pancreatic Cytopathology with Histopathologic Correlations is a worthy source for the professional cytopathologist, normal and surgical pathologists, pathology trainees, and cytotechnologists.
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Follow-up showed extensive chronic pancreatitis. Also note scattered background inflammatory cells. 13 — Lymphoplasmacytic sclerosing pancreatitis (autoimmune pancreatitis). A mixed inflammatory cell infiltrate composed of lymphocytes, plasma cells, and occasional eosinophils is centered on a pancreatic duct. The inflammatory cell infiltrate in other forms of pancreatitis is typically more diffuse. Intraluminal concretions and calculi are more typical of alcoholic pancreatitis. 14 — Lymphoplasmacytic sclerosing pancreatitis (autoimmune pancreatitis).
Recognition that this lesion is located in the groove region (bordered by the minor papilla, the bile duct, the head of the pancreas, and the duodenum) helps establish the correct diagnosis. 38 — Paraduodenal wall cyst (groove pancreatitis). The cysts are believed to result from the obstruction of small ducts feeding into the minor papillae. As a result, the cysts are partially lined by reactive, presumably preexisting epithelium (top right), while other areas lack an epithelial lining (left). This lesion can imitate a pseudocyst, but the characteristic location and the presence of an epithelial lining, even if the lining is focal, help establish the correct diagnosis.
The lymphoepithelial cyst (lymphoid, not splenic, tissue surrounding the cysts) and dermoid cyst (other germ cell components represented) top the differential diagnosis. Identification of splenic elements will usually lead to the correct diagnosis. 26 — Lymphoepithelial cyst. This dramatic example contains peculiar small (less than1 cm) rounded proteinaceous concretions. The cyst has a thin wall. Lymphoepithelial cysts usually contain pastelike material. Oligocystic serous cystadenoma, mucinous cystic neoplasm, retention cyst, and epidermoid cyst in heterotopic spleen should all be considered in the differential diagnosis of a thin-walled unilocular cyst in the pancreas.