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Presidents’ Symposium

May 5, 2018


CASE OF THE WEEK

A 69-year-old woman with pneumatosis of colon


A 69 year old woman on chemotherapy for a neuroendocrine tumor presented to the emergency room with hyponatremia, hyperkalemia and acute kidney injury. She was diagnosed with tumor lysis syndrome, chemotherapy was discontinued, and she received medical therapy to control her electrolyte abnormalities. A CT showing pneumatosis of small bowel and colon


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Tweet one, tweet all. Time for #Grossognosis ladies and gents! I’ll give you a hint. Organ: kidney. Four different patients though.😉 Tweet your answers corresponding to the letters in the photos. #pathology #renalpath #pathologists

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A young female presented with a Small Bowel Obstruction. #Grossognosis: a mass with mucosal ulceration. H&E: spindled cellular proliferation with abundant blood vessels and RBCs. IHC: strong nuclear HHV8. Diagnosis Kaposi Sarcoma😱 #pathology #GIpath Pics courtesy of @Dr_DR_Cells

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And the answer to #grossognosis is mucinous carcinoma of the ovary, endocervical/mullerian type arising in a borderline mucinous tumor. Young female, presented during pregnancy. Complex papillary architecture. Intracellular/intraluminal mucin. #gynpath #pathology #mucicarmine

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Good morning Tweeples! Time for morning coffee and #grossognosis. Name the organ, the findings and yes, the DDX! Slides to follow. #NYPathQuiz #pathology #pathologists Images courtesy of @RaaviGuptaMD 👌🏼🙏🏼😁

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