Case 159

Surgical Pathology Case
 

CLINICAL INFORMATION

  68 year-old female. Incidentally found to have a lung nodule one year ago, multiple biopsies and BALs were negative for malignancy.

GROSS DESCRIPTION

 

The specimen consists of one wedge resection of lung measuring 3.5 0.8 0.5 cm and weighs 7.5 grams. Serial sections through the specimen reveals one well demarcated, gray nodule measuring 1.3 1.5 cm.

     
 
 

HE, 2

HE, 4

 
 

HE, 10

HE, 10

     
 

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

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan