Case 174

Surgical Pathology Case
 

CLINICAL INFORMATION

  56-year-old female with a 3.5 cm cold nodule in the right lobe of the thyroid gland.

GROSS DESCRIPTION

 

A 4.2 3.0 1.5 cm total thyroidectomy specimen revealed a 3.5 1.9 1.5 cm partially encapsulated, brown solid nodule on the cut surface.

     
 
 

HE, 10

HE, 20

 
 

HE, 20

HE, 40

 
 

HE, 40

HE, 40

     
 

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Source: PIP. 2006-01

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan