Unusual thyroid carcinoma with excessive extracellular hyaline globules: a case of "hyalinizing papillary carcinoma".

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We present an unusual case of papillary thyroid carcinoma in a 47-year-old Japanese woman. The tumor, 0.8 cm in diameter, was located in the upper left lobe of the thyroid. Histologically, we observed a microfollicular-like and trabecular arrangement of the tumor cells with marked hyalinized stroma and hyaline globules. Immunohistochemically, tumor cells… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.humpath.2011.08.010

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@article{Kondo2012UnusualTC, title={Unusual thyroid carcinoma with excessive extracellular hyaline globules: a case of "hyalinizing papillary carcinoma".}, author={Tetsuo Kondo and Tadao Nakazawa and Nobuo Terada and Kumiko Nakazawa and Tomonori Kawasaki and K. Mochizuki and Tetsu Yamane and Shinichi Ohno and R. Katoh}, journal={Human pathology}, year={2012}, volume={43 6}, pages={932-8} }