Stomach
Miscellaneous
Grossing specimens

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 19 December 2016, last major update July 2012

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Definition / General
Cite this page: Grossing specimens. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stomachgrossing.html. Accessed January 19th, 2017.
Definition / General
  • Take sections from resection margins, tumors / lesions, deep margins to tumors, all lymph nodes
  • For malignant gastrectomy specimens, should assess 15+ lymph nodes