Duodenal gangliocytic paraganglioma showing lymph node metastasis: A rare case report

@inproceedings{Okubo2010DuodenalGP,
  title={Duodenal gangliocytic paraganglioma showing lymph node metastasis: A rare case report},
  author={Yoichiro Okubo and Tomoyuki Yokose and Masaru Tuchiya and Aki Mituda and Megumi Wakayama and Chikako Akiyama Hasegawa and Daisuke Sasai and Tetsuo Nemoto and Kazutoshi Shibuya},
  booktitle={Diagnostic pathology},
  year={2010}
}
We describe a case of duodenal gangliocytic paraganglioma showing lymph node metastasis. A 61-year-old Japanese man underwent pylorus preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy to remove a tumor at the papilla of Vater. The section of the tumor extending from the mucosa to submucosa of the duodenum was sharply demarcated, solid, and white-yellowish. Neither necrosis nor hemorrhage was present. Histological examination confirmed the immunohistochemical identification of three components comprising… CONTINUE READING