Thyroid Adenoma with Extensive Extracellular Mucin Deposition: Report of a Case


A thyroid tumor with extensive extracellular mucin deposition is extremely rare. We herein describe a case of a thyroid adenoma with prominent myxoid stroma. A 63-year-old man presented with a mass in his right anterior neck. Radiological examinations showed this mass to be a thyroid tumor with a cystic component. The histopathological findings showed the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00595-006-3388-1

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