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Case 392

Surgical Pathology Case
 

CLINICAL INFORMATION

  62 years old male, heavy smoker. He recently had multiple biopsies of vocal cords which revealed multiple benign vocal cord polyps. He had another biopsy during this hospital visit.

GROSS DESCRIPTION

 

The specimen consists of a gray tan polypoid lesion measuring 0.6 0.5 0.4 cm.

     
 
 

HE, 4

HE, 10

 
 

HE, 10

HE, 10

 
 

HE, 20

HE, 40

   
 

HE, 20

 
     
 

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

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan