patchology station/Renal Angiomyolipoma

Catgory:  Kidney
Date:  12/20/2018 Comments : 0

Renal Angiomyolipoma Benign tumor composed of fat, smooth muscle cells and thick-walled vessels; believe to originate from perivascular epithelioid cells (PEC) (aka, PEComa). ...

pathology station-Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma

Catgory:  Open
Date:  12/11/2018 Comments : 0

Kidney tumorAdult renal cell carcinomaClear cell renal cell carcinomaDefinition / general Morphologically heterogeneous group of renal carcinomas with clear or eosinophilic cytoplasm, charact...

Prostatic adenocarcinoma

Catgory:  Open
Date:  12/1/2018 Comments : 0

Prostatic adenocarcinomaEpidemiology 300,000 cases / ear in US (#1 after skin cancer), 41,000 deaths / year (#2 after lung cancer) 20% of American men are diagnosed with prostate cancer...

patchology station/part 1/Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Catgory:  Open
Date:  11/23/2018 Comments : 0

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Most common urologic disease of men; incidence increase with age (50% in 50s and 80-90% in 70s and 80s). Pathophysiology remains poorly understood; hormone ...