Histopathological Pattern of Thyroid Lesions in Western Region of Saudi Arabia

  title={Histopathological Pattern of Thyroid Lesions in Western Region of Saudi Arabia},
  author={Sherine I. Salama and Layla Saleh Abdullah and Mohammad Hussain Al-Qahtani and Jaudah Al-Maghrabi},
BACKGROUND: Partial or complete thyroidectomies are frequently encountered by the practicing pathologist and the possibility of neoplastic disease is of major concern in patients with thyroid nodules. Pathological evaluation of those specimens ranged from non-neoplastic lesion to highly aggressive malignancy. OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to document the frequency of different patterns of thyroid diseases as presented to pathology departments at King Abdul-Aziz University Hospital (KAUH) and King… CONTINUE READING


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