Case 219

Surgical Pathology Case
 

CLINICAL INFORMATION

  38-year-old female, right thyroid nodule. A thyroidectomy was performed.

GROSS DESCRIPTION

 

The thyroid specimen measures 3.6  3.0  1.5 cm and weighs 11 grams. The specimen is serially sectioned revealing a 1.2 cm calcified yellow nodule.

     
 
 

HE, 2

HE, 2

     
 

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

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan