Esophagus chapter

Authors/Editors: Israh Akhtar, M.D., Feriyl Bhaijee, M.D., Poonam Sharma, M.D., Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 1 September 2015, last major update March 2014

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Table of contents

General: primary referencesembryologyanatomyhistologybiopsy

Congenital anomalies: atresiaectopic gastric tissueectopic pancreatic tissueectopic sebaceous glandsfistula (congenital)Paterson-Kellyringsstenosiswebs

Esophagitis: generalAspergillusbacterialCandidachemicalCMVCrohn diseaseeosinophilicfood granulomagraft vs. host diseasegranulomatousherpesHIVinfectiousLeishmaniasislymphocyticpill-inducedradiationreflux/GERDsclerotherapytuberculosis

Non-neoplastic disorders: achalasiaatypical hyperplasiablack esophagusceliac diseasecricopharyngeal dysphasiacystsdiverticulaEnteryx polymerfistula (acquired)glycogenic acanthosishiatal herniaidiopathic muscular hypertrophyKayexelate damagelacerationslichen planuslye stricturelymphoid hyperplasiapseudoachalasiapseudodiverticulosisretention cystsarcoidosissclerodermaulcervarices

Benign tumors: generaladenomaamyloid tumorblue nevusesophageal gland duct adenomafibrovascular polypgangliocytic paragangliomaglomus tumorgranular cell tumorhemangiomahyperplastic polypinflammatory fibroid polypleiomyomaleiomyomatosislipomamelanocytosisschwannomasquamous papillomaverruciform xanthoma

Premalignant: Barrett esophagusBarrett related dysplasiaindefinite for dysplasiapolypoid dysplasiasquamous dysplasia

Carcinoma: generaladenocarcinomaadenoid cysticadenosquamousbasaloid squamous cellcarcinoidchoriocarcinomalarge cell neuroendocrinelymphoepithelioma-likemetastasesmucoepidermoidneuroendocrine-generalPaget diseasepleomorphic giant cellsarcomatoidsmall cell neuroendocrinesquamous cellsquamous cell-superficialverrucous

Other malignancies: Ewing sarcomagastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST)hemangiopericytomaKaposi sarcomaleiomyosarcomaliposarcomalymphomamalignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST)melanomaosteosarcomasarcoma-general

Miscellaneous: staginggrossing specimensfeatures to report

Superpage: entire chapter


Index (table of contents in alphabetical order):

A-E: achalasiaadenocarcinomaadenoid cystic carcinomaadenomaadenosquamous carcinomaamyloid tumoranatomyAspergillusatresiaatypical hyperplasiabacterial esophagitisBarrett esophagusBarrett related dysplasiabasaloid squamous cell carcinomabenign tumors-generalbiopsyblack esophagusblue nevusCandidacarcinoidcarcinoma-generalceliac diseasechemical esophagitischoriocarcinomaCMV esophagitiscricopharyngeal dysphasiaCrohn diseasecystsdiverticulaectopic gastric tissueectopic pancreatic tissueectopic sebaceous glandsembryologyEnteryx polymereosinophilic esophagitisesophageal gland duct adenomaesophagitis-generalEwing sarcoma

F-N: features to reportfibrovascular polypfistula (acquired)fistula (congenital)food granulomagangliocytic paragangliomagastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST)glomus tumorglycogenic acanthosisgraft vs. host diseasegranular cell tumorgranulomatous esophagitisgrossing specimenshemangiomahemangiopericytomaherpeshiatal herniahistologyHIVhyperplastic polypidiopathic muscular hypertrophyindefinite for dysplasiainfectious esophagitisinflammatory fibroid polypKaposi sarcomaKayexelate damagelacerationslarge cell neuroendocrine carcinomaleiomyomaleiomyomatosisleiomyosarcomaLeishmaniasislichen planuslipomaliposarcomalye stricturelymphocytic esophagitislymphoepithelioma-like carcinomalymphoid hyperplasialymphomamalignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST)melanocytosismelanomametastasesmucoepidermoid carcinomaneuroendocrine carcinoma-generalosteosarcoma

O-Z: Paget diseasePaterson-Kellypill-induced esophagitispleomorphic giant cell carcinomapolypoid dysplasiaprimary referencespseudoachalasiapseudodiverticulosisradiation esophagitisreflux/GERDretention cystringssarcoidosissarcoma-generalsarcomatoid carcinomaschwannomasclerodermasclerotherapysmall cell neuroendocrine carcinomasquamous cell carcinomasquamous cell carcinoma-superficialsquamous dysplasiasquamous papillomastagingstenosissuperpagetuberculosisulcervaricesverruciform xanthomaverrucous carcinomawebs


Primary references:

AJCC Cancer Staging Manual (7th ed)
Bosman: WHO Classification of Tumours of the Digestive System (IARC, 2010)
Fenoglio: Gastrointestinal Pathology (3rd ed, 2007)
Kumar: Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease (8th edition, 2009)
Lewin: Tumors of the Esophagus & Stomach (AFIP Atlas of Tumor Pathology, Series 3, Vol 18); 1996
Odze: Surgical Pathology of the GI Tract, Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas (2nd edition, 2009)
Websites with images: PathoPicWebPathology.com
Virtual slides: University of IowaUSCAPvSlides



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Montgomery
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