Ampulla of Vater
Carcinoma
Paneth cell carcinoma

Author: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 5 February 2016, last major update December 2012

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Cite this page: Paneth cell carcinoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/ampullapanethcell.html. Accessed May 26th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Rare
  • Excluding neoplasms, paneth cells usually are limited to lining epithelium of small intestine, appendix and proximal colon
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) images

Various images

Positive stains
  • Lysozyme, PAS (weak)