Frederick S. Upton Education Center, St. Joseph, MI
Linh Vi, MD
Minimally invasive procedures and early diagnosis emphasizing biological evaluation of the lesion rather than anatomic changes to meet the expectations of different treatment options becomes more challenging for pathologists. Collaborative work will help to improve the accuracy of pathological evaluation. A brief update on pathologic staging of American Joint Commission on Cancer (AJCC), Eighth Edition, effective January 1, 2018 will be discussed.