Gallbladder
Miscellaneous
Grossing

Author: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 7 February 2018, last major update September 2012

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Gulwani, H. Grossing. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/gallbladdergrossing.html. Accessed February 25th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Sample tumor thoroughly, margins, normal bile duct

Larger masses / carcinoma:
  • Submit several full thickness sections, including areas of deepest penetration
  • Cystic duct margin, hepatic margin, extent of penetration into liver (if applicable)