Number of Lymph Nodes Examined and Associated Clinicopathologic Factors in Colorectal Carcinoma (Report)

Number of Lymph Nodes Examined and Associated Clinicopathologic Factors in Colorectal Carcinoma (Report)

Colorectal carcinoma is the second most common cause of cancer deaths in the United States. (1) The most important prognostic factor in colorectal carcinoma is the nodal status at the time of surgical treatment. The 5-year survival rate for stages I and II colorectal carcinomas is greater than 75%. With nodal metastasis, the 5-year survival […]

Can GEWF Solution Improve the Retrieval of Lymph Nodes from Colorectal Cancer Resections?(Glacial Acetic Acid, Ethanol, Distilled Water, Formaldehyde) (Clinical Report)

Can GEWF Solution Improve the Retrieval of Lymph Nodes from Colorectal Cancer Resections?(Glacial Acetic Acid, Ethanol, Distilled Water, Formaldehyde) (Clinical Report)

In the United States, cancer of the colon and rectum has the unfortunate designation as the second leading cause of cancer death. (1) The principal treatment modality consists of surgical resection of the colon or rectum including the pericolonic fatty tissue. Lymph node (LN) retrieval from the pericolonic fatty tissue is necessary for proper tumor […]

Diagnostic Pathology: Lymph Nodes and Extranodal Lymphomas E-Book

Diagnostic Pathology: Lymph Nodes and Extranodal Lymphomas E-Book

Part of the highly regarded Diagnostic Pathology series, this updated volume is a visually stunning, easy-to-use reference covering all aspects of benign and malignant lesions of lymph node, spleen, and extranodal lymphomas. Outstanding images make this an invaluable diagnostic aid for every practicing pathologist, resident, or fellow. This second edition incorporates the most recent clinical, […]