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pancreatic pathology

Monday 9 January 2017

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Definition: Pancreatic pathology is the study of pancreatic diseases and pancreatic anomalies.

Chapters

- pancreatic anomalies
- pancreatic diseases
- pancreatic tumors

Pancreatic anomalies - Examples

- congenital pancreatic anomalies

  • agenesis
  • annular pancreas
  • heterotopic pancreas / pancreatic hetrotopia
  • nesidioblastosis
  • pancreas divisum

- pancreatic inflammation ! pancreatitis

  • pancreatic acute inflammation
  • pancreatic chronic inflammation
  • pancreatic eosinophilic inflammation

- pancreatic cysts

Pancreatic diseases - Examples

- pancreatic genetic diseases

- pancreatic metabolic diseases

- diabetes mellitis

  • IDDM type 1
  • NIDDM type 2
  • maturity onset diabetes ( MODY )
  • diabetic complications

- pancreatic infections

- pancreatic dysimmune diseases

  • autoimmune pancreatitis
  • pancreatic graft versus host disease

Pancreatic tumors

  • pancreatic acinar cell tumors
    • acinar cell cystadenoma
    • acinar cell carcinoma
    • acinar cell cystadenocarcinoma
    • mixed tumors
  • pancreatic exocrine tumors / carcinomas
    • ductal NOS
    • adenoma
    • adenosquamous
    • clear cell
    • colloid (mucinous non-cystic)
    • foamy gland
    • intraductal oncocytic papillary neoplasm (IOPN)
    • intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN)
    • intraductal tubulopapillary neoplasm (ITPN)
    • large duct pattern
    • medullary
    • microglandular
    • mucinous cystic neoplasm (MCN)
    • mucinous pancreatic tumors
    • pancreatoblastoma
    • PanIN
    • rhabdoid
    • serous cystadenoma
    • signet ring
    • solid pseudopapillary
    • undifferentiated
    • undifferentiated with osteoclastic giant cells
    • vacuolated

- pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms

- Other pancreatic tumors