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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 neuroendocrine neoplasms

- Other pancreatic tumors