'Topics in Pathology'Event Details: 12:00 p.m., March 09, Schwitalla Hall, 1402 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63104
Jinping Lai, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of pathology, will present "Topics in Pathology" at noon on Monday, March 9 in Lecture Hall 1 of Schwitalla Hall at the School of Medicine.
His topic is "Pancreatic Pathology and Future Perspectives: EUS-FNA Cytology, Gross, Histology and Molecular Tests in Diagnosis of Pancreatic Lesions."
|Jinping Lai, M.D., Ph.D.
| Well differentiated pancreatic adenocarcinoma (PDAC). (A) EUS-FNA touch preparation shows honeycomb pattern of normal pancreatic ductal epithelium (left, x400) and "drunken" honeycomb pattern of well differentiated PDAC (right, x400); (B) Pap-stained smear shows nuclear parachromatin clearing, anisonucleosis and nuclear overlapping (left, x400), EUS-FNA core biopsy shows perineural invasion of the tumor (right, x200); (C, D) The pancreatic tail is bivalved through the pancreatic duct and shows a white to tan, ill-defined fleshy lesion (C), and histologically, tumor is composed of well differentiated glands with cribriforming architecture and desmoplasia (D left, x100; right, x400). Source: Lai JP et al. Am J Digest Dis 2014;1(2):68-83.