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Grossing ampullary tumors

Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 27 November 2012, last major update August 2012
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● Ink pancreatic duct and common bile duct margins, also retroperitoneal margin
● Probe common bile duct and pancreatic duct, and section along plane of both probes
● Should examine at least 12 lymph nodes in a pancreaticoduodenectomy specimen

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