Parathyroid gland
Ectopic parathyroid tissue

Author: Monika Roychowdhury, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 11 April 2018, last major update January 2013

Copyright: (c) 2003-2018,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Ectopic parathyroid tissue[TIAB]

Cite this page: Roychowdhury, M. Ectopic parathyroid tissue. website. Accessed July 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Case of the week #108:

Various images

Stain images (parathyroid glands are on upper left):

Cytokeratin cocktail



Parathyroid hormone

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Thymic tissue contains a mass of parathyroid cells