Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor

Case contributed by Dr Jan Smith
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Hypervascular 3 cm mass within the body of the pancreas.

Case Discussion

Histopathology results: Best regarded as a well-differentiated pancreatic endocrine carcinoma. Positive for MNF 116, chromogranin, synaptophysin and CD 56. The tumor is negative for insulin, glucagon, VIP, gastrin, S100, somatostatin and pancreatic polypeptide.

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Case information

rID: 25769
Published: 7th Nov 2013
Last edited: 18th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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