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pick your brains on pathology for colon cancer

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Hi Members. Does anyone know anything about desmoplastic reaction and inflammatory cell infiltrate in a pathology report for stage 3 sigmoid colon cancer ??? Cheers dinkydi8

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re posting on pick your brain, re pathology report. Cheers Dinydi8

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I had similar results.  "Desmoplastic stromal resonse" and "infiltrating the stalk" of the polyp.  :-(  I can't understand what that means.  The waiting game is the worst.  Not knowing what the prognosis is or treatment, etc. 

Best of luck to you. 

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