Processing of surgical specimen (Esophagogastrectomy) for esophageal adenocarcinoma

Benjamin M. Allanson, M. Priyanthi Kumarasinghe

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Abstract

An esophagogastrectomy is a surgical procedure that is performed for treatment of confirmed localized esophageal and esophagogastric junction adenocarcinoma. Proper macroscopic assessment and cut-up technique is essential to ensure that the overall assessment is correct and reproducible. Here, we describe a standard for macroscopic assessment and dissection to be used for routine handling of esophagogastrectomy specimens in the clinical laboratory.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)85-92
Number of pages8
JournalMethods in Molecular Biology
Volume1756
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2018

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