Carcinoma of the exocrine pancreas: The histology report

Carlo Capella, Luca Albarello, Paola Capelli, Fausta Sessa, Giuseppe Zamboni

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The Italian Group of Gastrointestinal Pathologists has named a committee to develop recommendations concerning the surgical pathology report for pancreatic cancer. The committee, formed by individuals with special expertise, wrote the recommendations, which were reviewed and approved by council of the Group. The recommendations are divided into several areas including an informative gross description, gross specimen handling, histopathologic diagnosis, immunohistochemistry, molecular findings, and a checklist. The purpose of these recommendations is to provide a fully informative report for the clinician.

Original languageEnglish
JournalDigestive and Liver Disease
Issue numberSUPPL. 4
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2011


  • Ductal adenocarcinoma
  • GIPAD report
  • Intraductal neoplasia
  • Pancreas

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology


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