Features of tumor to report

Author: Mandolin Ziadie, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 23 October 2017, last major update December 2011

Copyright: (c) 2002-2017,, Inc.

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Table of Contents
Definition / general
Cite this page: Ziadie, M. Features of tumor to report. website. Accessed October 20th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Anatomic site and location
  • Procedure (D&C, hysterectomy, etc.)
  • Size
  • Histologic type
  • Histologic grade
  • Type of invasion (infiltrating, pushing or mixed) and depth of invasion
  • Angiolymphatic invasion
  • Invasion into adjacent organs
  • Margins
  • Presence and type of fetal tissue / fetal anomalies
  • Lymph nodes: total assessed, total positive, location and size
  • Results of special stains / ancillary tests