Lymph nodes - not lymphoma
Inclusions, pigment, ectopic cells or tissue
Thymus

Author: William D. DePond, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 28 June 2018, last major update June 2013

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PubMed Search: Thymus [title] lymph nodes [title]

Cite this page: DePond, W. D. Thymus. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/lymphnodesthymus.html. Accessed July 18th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Ectopic thymus may be present in supraclavicular nodes
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Lymphoid stroma with Hassall corpuscles
Differential diagnosis