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Colon non tumor
Colitis (non-infectious)
Necrotizing enterocolitis

Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 14 May 2013, last major update February 2013
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Etiology
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Clinical features
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Treatment
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Gross description
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Gross images
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In situ

Thickened wall, mucosal ulceration, cyst-like spaces

Transverse section shows cyst-like spaces in wall

Alimentary tract

Small intestine

Micro description
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Micro images
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Hemorrhagic necrosis

Mucosal necrosis and cyst-like spaces in submucosa

Submucosal cyst-like spaces #1

#2 lined by flattened cells

Subserosal lymph node with cyst-like spaces

Differential diagnosis
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End of Colon non tumor > Colitis (non-infectious) > Necrotizing enterocolitis


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