Case 135

Surgical Pathology Case
 

CLINICAL INFORMATION

  38 year-old female, had a right thyroid nodule for three years. After symptoms of recurrent laryngeal nerve involvement was noted, she underwent a right hemithyroidectomy.

GROSS DESCRIPTION

 

The thyroid lobe weight 56 grams and measures 7.0 4.5 3.0 cm and is replaced by a firm, homogeneous pale yellow tumor.

     
 
 

HE, 10

HE, 20

 
 

HE, 20

HE, 40

     
 

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Source: CTTR. November, 2006. A-08.

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan