Ampulla of Vater
Miscellaneous
Grossing ampullary tumors


Topic Completed: 1 November 2012

Revised: 14 January 2019

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Gulwani H. Grossing ampullary tumors. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/ampullagrossing.html. Accessed February 18th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • 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