Case 12

Surgical Pathology Case
Clinical Information
  Partial thyroidectomy, left lobe
Gross Description

One resected thyroid lobe, 2.0 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm and 23.5 grams. An area with fibrosis, 1.8 cm in circumference.

  HE, 2 HE, 4
  Normal thyroid tissue, HE, 40 Neoplastic thyroid tissue, HE, 40

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

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan