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Pancreas Frozen Sections: What the Surgeon Needs to Know and How to Stay Out of Trouble - Wendy L. Frankel, MD


Original release date:
 March 27, 2020
Access to this course expires on:  January 26, 2023 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time
CME/SAMs 1.5

Faculty: Wendy L. Frankel, MD

Learning Objectives:
  • Recognize features in frozen sections useful to distinguish pancreatic adenocarcinoma from chronic pancreatitis
  • Know the differential diagnosis and clinical implications of subcapsular liver nodules found intraoperatively during a pancreatectomy
  • Understand challenges in the evaluation of margins including stented bile ducts and cystic tumors