Pitfalls in the Gross Examination of Endocrine Organs
Pitfalls in the Gross Examination of Endocrine Organs
Sat Jul 12, 2014 10:30 - 11:30 AM 
Seven West

Objectives:

At the end of the session, the participants will be able to learn the pitfalls in the gross examination of endocrine organs by understanding the rational of sampling, and appreciating the importance of accurate grossing in the clinical management of patients with endocrine lesions.

Description:

This lecture focuses on the critical importance of accurate grossing with clinic-pathologic correlations in endocrine lesions. Special emphasis will be given to the clinical responsibilities of pathologists’ assistants in the management of patients with endocrine neoplasms. This lecture is designed for pathologists’ assistants, general pathologists, residents, and fellows with special interest in this area.