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CASE REPORT
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 570-572

Multifocal incidental papillary microcarcinoma of thyroid: Diagnostic pitfall in cytology


Department of Pathology, M. P. Shah Government Medical College, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India

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Viral M Bhanvadia
Department of Pathology, M. P. Shah Government Medical College, Jamnagar . 361 008, Gujarat
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2278-0513.142707

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Papillary microcarcinoma (PMC) of a thyroid tumor measuring 10 mm or less in maximum diameter. PMC of thyroid is an incidental finding, and some of them show multifocality. Here, we present a case of 33-old adult male diagnosed on cytology as benign follicular nodule and subsequently diagnosed as multifocal incidental PMC in the colloid nodule of thyroid on histopathology. PMC of thyroid is a diagnostic pitfall on cytology and ultrasonography-guided aspiration should be done. Optimal therapeutic and management strategy needs to be determined for PMC of thyroid.


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