Johns Hopkins Pathology
Patient gender Location in Pancreas Communication with ducts Cyst contents Epithelial lining Stromal character
Serous Cystic Neoplasm Mostly female Head/Body None Thin straw colored fluid Cuboidal Delicate and vascular to fibrous
Mucinous Cystic Neoplasm Female Tail None Thick, tenacious mucoid material Tall,columnar "Ovarian-type"
Pseudocyst Male Extrapancreatic None Necrotic None Fibrotic tissue
Solid-pseudopapillary Neoplasm Women Body/Head/Tail None Necrotic/hemorrhagic Uniform cells with nuclear grooves Some hyalinization
IPMN:Intraductal Papillary Neoplasm Male Head Yes Mucoid Pseudostratified tall, columnar Fibrosis and atrophy
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