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Figure 3: Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm: Radiological and pathological fi ndings (a) Computed tomography scan showing a welldelineated heterogeneous hyperdense cystic mass (b) Macroscopic findings: Irregular dilated mucin-fi lled main pancreatic duct with foci of hemorrhage and thickening of the surrounding pancreas (c) Intraductal proliferation of columnar mucin-producing cells arranged in a papillary pattern (hematoylin and eosin × 40) (d) Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm: Papillae lined by columnar cells with pseudo-stratifi ed cigar-shaped nuclei and basophilic cytoplasm (hematoylin and eosin × 200)

Figure 3: Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm: Radiological and pathological fi ndings (a) Computed tomography scan showing a welldelineated heterogeneous hyperdense cystic mass (b) Macroscopic findings: Irregular dilated mucin-fi lled main pancreatic duct with foci of hemorrhage and thickening of the surrounding pancreas (c) Intraductal proliferation of columnar mucin-producing cells arranged in a papillary pattern (hematoylin and eosin × 40) (d) Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm: Papillae lined by columnar cells with pseudo-stratifi ed cigar-shaped nuclei and basophilic cytoplasm (hematoylin and eosin × 200)