Parathyroid gland
Oxyphil adenoma

Topic Completed: 1 January 2013

Minor changes: 27 April 2020

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PubMed Search: Oxyphil adenoma parathyroid

Monika Roychowdhury, M.D.
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Cite this page: Roychowdhury M. Oxyphil adenoma. website. Accessed May 28th, 2020.
Definition / general
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • 90%+ oxyphil cells (abundant granular eosinophilic cytoplasm), no atypia
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Oxyphil cells at various magnifications

Strong and diffuse
expression of
PTHrP in the
oxyphil adenoma

Electron microscopy description
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