Ampulla of Vater
Signet ring cell carcinoma
Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 11 December 2012, last major update August 2012
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● 59 year old man (JOP 2009;10:690)
● Primary signet-ring cell carcinoma (Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 2012;20:427)
Tumor cells contain abundant intracytoplasmic mucin with nuclei located on one side
End of Ampulla of Vater > Carcinoma > Signet ring cell carcinoma
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