By K. G. Ishak, P. P. Anthony, L. H. Sobin (auth.)
The second one variation of this ebook is dedicated fullyyt to the liver. it really is even more finished than the former variation released sixteen years in the past, and comprises thrice as many illustrations in addition to the "TNM class of tumors of the liver". a few new lesions are defined, viz. biliary papillomatosis, the fibrolamellar version of hepatocellular carcinoma and epithelioid haemangioendothelioma. a number of subtypes of hepatoblastoma are pointed out, and a serous form of bile duct cystadenoma is defined. The part on adenomatous hyperplasia, together with macroregenerative nodules, has been amplified. those revisions replace the type with the intention to proceed to facilitate comparability of knowledge via offering a standardized overseas terminology.
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The kidney. Most of the reported cases have occurred in children. 7 Others Primary neuroendocrine tumours, malignant melanoma, choriocarcinoma and adrenal cortical tumours of the liver have been described rarely. Granular cell tumours usually arise from the extrahepatic biliary tree or gallbladder. 4 Unclassified Tumours Primary benign or malignant tumours which cannot be placed in any of the above categories. With an increase in knowledge and techniques such as electron microscopy and immunocytochemistry, more and more of these should become classifiable.
They have also been reported in sarcoidosis (sarcoid pseudotumour, "sarcoidoma") (Figs. 146-148). 11 Pancreatic pseudocysts This is a common complication of both aGute and chronic pancreatitis. Intrahepatic cysts are rare. They contain fluid rich in pancreatic secretions and lack an epithelial lining. The wall consists of granulation and fibrous tissue. 12 Others Riedel lobe is a tongue of normal liver tissue projecting from the right lobe. Pseudolipoma (Figs. 149, 150) refers to an encapsulated mass of mature adipose tissue on the surface of the liver.
The tumours are usually single and vary in size. They are composed of admixtures of mature adipose tissue, tortuous, thick-walled and often hyalinized vessels, and smooth muscle (Figs. 73-77). A trabecular arrangement of cells may be evident. The smooth muscle cells are either spindle shaped or epithelioid (Figs. 74, 76). They may express desmin and muscle-specific actin (Fig. 78), as well as S-100 and HMB-45 (Fig. 79). Melanin pigment may be present in the epithelioid cells and can be demonstrated by a Fontana stain (Fig.
Histological Typing of Tumours of the Liver by K. G. Ishak, P. P. Anthony, L. H. Sobin (auth.)