Atypical Epithelial Cells: Adenocarcinoma or Interstitial Lung Disease? (Video)

Full interpretation changes focus of case

In this video, Sanjay Mukhopadhyay, MD, staff pulmonary pathologist in the Department of Anatomic Pathology, presents an unusual case of interstitial lung disease in which the focus on atypical epithelial cells changed completely once a full pathology interpretation was performed. The referring pathologist suspected adenocarcinoma; Dr. Mukhopadhyay explains why another diagnosis is a better fit below.

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