Carcinoma of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter - Nephroureterectomy and Ureterectomy Specimen
Four ICCR Datasets for the Urinary Tract have been published. This marks the completion of the ICCR Genitourinary suite of datasets.
The published Urinary Tract datasets are:
Carcinoma of the Bladder - Cystectomy, Cystoprostatectomy and Diverticulectomy Specimen
Carcinoma of the Urethra - Urethrectomy Specimen
Urinary Tract Carcinoma – Biopsy and Transurethral Resection Specimen
The ICCR welcomes the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Faculty of Pathology (RCPI, FoP) as a new sustaining member.
Dr Ann Treacy will be the RCPI, FoP representative on the Dataset Steering Committee and Professor Kieran Sheahan Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Faculty of Pathology is joining the Board of Directors. RCPI, FoP was established in 1982 and is the professional and training body for Pathology in Ireland. The contribution of the RCPI, FoP is warmly welcomed.
The Head and Neck Tumours, WHO Classification of Tumours, 4th Edition, Volume 9
Edited by El-Naggar AK, Chan JKC, Grandis JR, Takata T, Slootweg PJ has been published at the WHO Bookshop
As part of the 4th Edition of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Classification of Tumours, also known as the Blue Book, the new Classification of Head and Neck Tumours was released in 2017. This classification has been incorporated into the suite of 9 datasets developed by the ICCR for Head and Neck, currently out for open consultation.