Case 51

Surgical Pathology Case
 

CLINICAL INFORMATION

  47-year-old female had a history of mediastinal Castleman disease, hyaline vascular type, 11 years ago. She recently underwent excision of a large mass involving the mediastinum and right lung.

GROSS DESCRIPTION

 

The specimen consists of multiple 3-6 cm portions of nodular tan soft tissue and weights 150 grams totally.

     
 
 

HE, 10

HE, 10

 
 

HE, 20

HE, 20

 
 

HE, 20

HE, 40

 
 

HE, 40

HE, 40

     
 

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

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan