Virchows Archiv

, Volume 456, Issue 6, pp 723–725 | Cite as

Adenocarcinoma with eosinophilic cells with non-overlapping low-grade nuclei arising from heterotopic gastric mucosa in the duodenal bulb: a new tumour entity?

  • Eva-Maria Wolf
  • Ryoji Kushima
  • Michael Vieth
  • Karl Fuchs
  • Cord Langner
Letter to the Editor
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Keywords

Luminal Cell Duodenal Bulb Duodenal Wall Pyloric Gland Eosinophilic Cell 

Notes

Conflict of interest statement

We declare that we have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eva-Maria Wolf
    • 1
  • Ryoji Kushima
    • 2
  • Michael Vieth
    • 3
  • Karl Fuchs
    • 4
  • Cord Langner
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of PathologyMedical University GrazGrazAustria
  2. 2.Institute of PathologyNational Cancer Centre HospitalTokyoJapan
  3. 3.Institute of PathologyKlinikum BayreuthBayreuthGermany
  4. 4.Institute of PathologyLandeskrankenhaus VöcklabruckVöcklabruckAustria

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