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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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Case reports

● 59 year old man (JOP 2009;10:690)
● Primary signet-ring cell carcinoma (Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 2012;20:427)

Micro images

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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