Sep 26, 2012 - 11:40 am
Investigation requested : Endoscopic biopsy stomach growth
Gross : Specimen consists of 3 friable pieces of greyish white tissue 0.3 cm in greatest diameter.
Microscopic : Sections of the endoscopic biopsy show sheets of anaplastic cells infiltrating subepithelial stroma. These cells are large, pleomorphic with hyperchromatic to vesicular nuclei, some with nucleoli. Several glands lined by anaplastic columnar epithelium are noted.
Remark : Adenocarcinoma of moderate differentiation, stomach.
He is 72 years old.
Thank you in advanced.