HOME PAGE PRACTICE & PROTOCOLS INVESTIGATIONS BENIGN / BORDERLINE MALIGNANT CASE MATERIAL

Case of the month - August 2007



History:





Low power view (x 1.25) of core biopsy

Low power view showing core




Low power view (x 4) of core showing a cellular stroma
and infiltrating sheets of epithelial pattern tumour cells


Low power view (x 4) of core showing a cellular stroma and infiltrating sheets of epithelial pattern tumour cells




Medium power view (x 10) of core biopsy showing cellular stroma
with an occasional mitotic figure


Medium power view (x 10) of core biopsy showing cellular stroma with an occasional mitotic figure



High power view (x 40) of cellular stromal area showing
nuclear pleomorphism and a single mitotic figure


High power view (x 40) of cellular stromal area



Medium power view showing epithelial group - the upper portion of this group is clearly glandular in
pattern while the lower part appears more squamoid


Medium power view showing epithelial group



High power views (x 40) of three more epitheliod nests

High power views (x 40) of three more epitheliod nests



High power views (x 40) of epithelioid nests which appears to merge
with the spindle cell stroma (arrow)


High power views (x 40) of epithelioid nests which appears to merge with the spindle cell stroma



High power views (x 40) of another squamoid epthelial nest

High power views (x 40) of another squamoid epthelial nest





Click for further studies


Click for discussion

Return to home page