Adrenal gland and paraganglia
Neuroblastic tumors
Grossing possible neuroblastic tumors

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 22 January 2016, last major update March 2013

Copyright: (c) 2003-2016,, Inc.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Grossing possible neuroblastic tumors. website. Accessed November 21st, 2018.
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