Recommendations for the reporting of tissues removed as part of the surgical treatment of common malignancies of the eye and its adnexa

Am J Surg Pathol. 2003 Jul;27(7):999-1004. doi: 10.1097/00000478-200307000-00016.


The Association of Directors of Anatomic and Surgical Pathology developed recommendations for the surgical pathology report for common malignant tumors. The recommendations for tumors of the eye and its adnexa are reported.

Publication types

  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Eye Neoplasms / pathology
  • Eye Neoplasms / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Medical Records / standards*
  • Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures / standards*
  • Pathology, Surgical / methods
  • Pathology, Surgical / standards*
  • Quality Assurance, Health Care
  • Societies, Medical
  • United States