Reviewer: Jaleh Mansouri, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 20 October 2012, last major update August 2012
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● Describe length and greatest diameter, external surface (fibrinous exudate, perforation), luminal patency, mucosa, details of any unusual lesions
● Submit longitudinal or cross section of distal tip (common site of carcinoid tumors), cross sections from middle and margin of resection
End of Appendix > Other tumors > Grossing
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