Lymph nodes

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Author: Mikael Häggström [notes 1]

Lymph node metastasis from a neuroendocrine tumor of the midgut.

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Gross processing

In samples with tumors, slice through all included fat while palpating and looking for lymph nodes, and submit all that are found.

Microscopic examination

Unless otherwise specified by referral, look for metastases.

Notes

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