This site has moved! Cases are now tweeted regularly on Hopkins_GI_Path. Visit us on Twitter!

Johns Hopkins Pathology Home
Case Conference

Case prepared by: Jason Daniels
GI Pathology Fellow
Attending: Elizabeth Montgomery, M.D.
  Case 32
Clinical History: 68 year old male with severe anemia underwent upper GI endoscopy to evaluate for upper GI hemorrhage. A polyp was found and excised. Microscopically, large atypical stromal cells were identified. The polyp is consistent with a gastric hyperplastic polyp. What are the larger cells in the stroma?
Image 1 Image 1
Image 2 Image 2
Image 3 Image 3
Image 4 Image 4
Choose the correct diagnosis:
  a. Bizarre stromal cells
  b. Extramedullary hematopoiesis (EMH)
  c. CMV infection
  d. Radiation atypia

 top of page

  Contact Us |  Johns Hopkins Medical Laboratories |  Pathology Consultation |  Pathology Homepage |  Conference Home
  Copyright © 2000-2006 The Johns Hopkins University
  All rights reserved. No part of this website may be reproduced in any form or by any means or
  incorporated into any information retrievel system, electronic or mechanical, without the written permission of JHU.