Epithelial proliferations of ductal type.

  title={Epithelial proliferations of ductal type.},
  author={Frederick C. Koerner},
  journal={Seminars in diagnostic pathology},
  volume={21 1},
The diagnosis of ductal proliferations requires analysis of both architectural and cytological features. Architectural characteristics of conventional ductal hyperplasia include persistence of the duct lumen as peripheral, crescent shaped spaces; streaming of cells; formation of irregular, slit-like fenestrations; and "maturation." Hyperplastic ductal cells… CONTINUE READING