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Thyroid gland
Hyperplasia / goiter
Amyloid goiter

Reviewer: Shahidul Islam, M.D., Ph.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 7 June 2013, last major update March 2009
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Epidemiology
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Etiology
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Case reports
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Treatment
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Gross description
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Gross images
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Enlarged and bosselated with salmon cut surface (AFIP)
Lipomatosis and amyloidosis
Micro description
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Micro images
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Amyloid and inflammatory cells
Apple-green birefringence
Birefringent apple green staining under polarized light
Congo red
Calcitonin negative
Case of Week #247
Various images
Positive stains
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Negative stains
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Differential diagnosis
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End of Thyroid gland > Hyperplasia / goiter > Amyloid goiter


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