Case Report
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World J Gastrointest Oncol. Oct 15, 2013; 5(10): 195-197
Published online Oct 15, 2013. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v5.i10.195
Figure 1
Figure 1 Endoscopic images of periampullary tumor prior and after endoscopic mucosal resection. A: A 1 cm × 1.5 cm isoechoic, submucosal nodule near the major ampulla (arrows); B: Periampullary submucosal nodule with a normal overlying mucosa; C: Lesion post endoscopic mucosal resection.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Histologic characteristics of the gangliocytic paragangliomas. A: Submucosal location of the peri-ampullary tumor (H and E, original magnification × 2); Epitheliod cells (black arrow) with surrounding spindle cells (white arrow). Ganglion-like cells present (arrow heads) (H and E, original magnification × 20); B: Immunohistochemistry of tumor showing positivity for cytokeratin in the epitheliod cells (original magnification × 4); C: Immunohistochemistry of tumor showing S-100 positivity of the spindle cell component (original magnification × 10).