The dataset has been developed for pancreatic resection specimens with carcinomas of the exocrine pancreas, i.e., ductal adenocarcinoma and acinar cell carcinoma.
Carcinoma of the ampulla of Vater, common bile duct and duodenum, neuroendocrine neoplasia, lymphoma, sarcoma and secondary tumours are excluded from this dataset.
ICCR Carcinoma of the Exocrine Pancreas Bookmarked guide - 1795 KB
ICCR Carcinoma of the Exocrine Pancreas Hyperlinked guide - 1076 KB
ICCR Carcinoma of the Exocrine Pancreas Dataset in Word - 2107 KB

Publication History

1st edition - April 2020
  • To reference this dataset please use the following citation:  Verbeke C,  Brosens L, Campbell F, Del Chiaro M, Esposito I, Feakins RM, Fukushima N, Gill A, Kakar S, Kench J, Krasinskas AM, Van Laethem JL, Schaeffer DF, Washington MK. (2020) Carcinoma of the Exocrine Pancreas Histopathology Reporting Guide. International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting; Sydney, Australia. ISBN: 978-1-922324-03-0

Expert Committee

The Carcinoma of the exocrine pancreas dataset was developed by the following international team: 
  • Chair - Caroline Verbeke, Norway
  • Series Champion & ICCR representative - Kay Washington, USA
Domain experts:
  • Lodewijk Brosens, The Netherlands
  • Fiona Campbell, UK
  • Marco Del Chiaro, USA
  • Irene Esposito, Germany
  • Roger M Feakins, UK
  • Noriyoshi Fukushima, Japan
  • Anthony Gill, Australia 
  • Sanjay Kakar, USA
  • James Kench, Australia
  • Alyssa M Krasinskas, USA
  • Jean-Luc van Laethem, Belgium
  • David F Schaeffer, Canada
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