Case 220

Surgical Pathology Case


  56-year-old female, left thyroid nodule.



The specimen consists of multiple irregular pink and dark red fragments of soft tissue nodules measuring 4.0 3.0 1.3 cm in aggregate and weighing 8.5 grams. Serial sections through the nodules reveals a pale tan solid cut surface.


Touch prep. HE, 40

Touch prep. HE, 40


HE, 4

HE, 10


HE, 20

HE, 40


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

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan