Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society

Case #8: Quarter 3, 2020

Clinical History A 38-year-old female with a history of hypertension presented to the emergency department with complaints of nausea, vomiting, and back pain. MRI showed a T1 hypointense, T2 hyperintense, nonenchancing cystic lesion at the tail of the pancreas, which caused mass effect upon the spleen and stomach. A distal pancreatectomy was subsequently performed. The […] Read more…

Message from the President

Dr. Rosai was one of the most influential figures in pathology. A world-renowned surgical pathologist, his generous spirit & ability to build consensus are as much a part of his legacy as his unparalleled expertise. Our thoughts are with his family.  Read more…

Case #7: Quarter 2, 2020

Clinical History A 24-year-old female presented to the emergency department with severe left-sided abdominal pain. CT abdomen/pelvis showed a heterogeneous mass in the tail of the pancreas with multiple metastatic liver lesions and lymphadenopathy. Liver lesion biopsies were attempted and yielded necrotic debris with outlines of atypical cells that were positive for pancytokeratin (AE1/AE3). The […] Read more…

Case #6: Quarter 1, 2020

Figure 4. H&E stain

Clinical History A 58-year-old male with no past medical history presenting to the emergency department with 2-month history of increasingly severe generalized abdominal pain accompanied by intermittent “stabbing sensations” with or without eating. The patient states the pain is so severe he has been unable to sleep and over the past few weeks he has […] Read more…

Journal Watch October-December 2019

Happy New Year, Our latest Journal Watch has just been posted to the PBPS website http://pbpath.org/journal-watch/. Please share with your colleagues, fellows, and residents. Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society Education Committee Read more…

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