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Pathology

Revised 07 January 2013​

Specimen: specify

  • Type
  • Procedure

Tumour: specify

  • Site
  • Size
  • Histologic type
  • Histologic grade
  • Microscopic tumour extension
  • Margins: proximal, distal, omental (radial), deep (for endoscopic resections)
  • Treatment effect (if neo-adjuvant therapy given)
  • Lymph-Vascular invasion
  • Perineural invasion
  • pTNM
    • Lymph nodes: number examined, number involved

HER2-neu testing (for stage IV or inoperable locally advanced gastric cancer only)

  • by immunohistochemistry (IHC)
  • fluorescence in-situ hybridization if IHC is 2+

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