Adrenal gland and paraganglia
Neuroblastic tumors
Grossing possible neuroblastic tumors

Topic Completed: 1 March 2013

Revised: 10 June 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Gross neuroblastic tumors

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick N. Grossing possible neuroblastic tumors. website. Accessed December 13th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • In addition to standard tumor sections, include all heterogeneous areas and interfaces between them
  • Note presence of absence of capsule
  • Sample resection margins
  • Take portion for cytogenetics, molecular genetic studies, electron microscopy
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