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Case 19

Surgical Pathology Case

Clinical Information

 

A 50-year-old female had a soft tissue mass within her posterior neck.

Gross Description

 

The soft tissue mass was well-circumscribed and encapsulated, measuring 6.5 3.5 4.0 cm, and it was 4.5 cm underneath the epidermis. The cut surface was multi-lobated and white, pale yellow and soft with focal myxoid changes. 

 

 

 

 

 

HE, 20

HE, 40

 

 

HE, 4

HE, 10

 

 

HE, 20

HE, 40

 

 

 

HE, 40

 

 

 

 

 

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Source: Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE