Case of the month April 2007: Papillary thyroid carcinoma

Papillary thyroid carcinoma in the right lobe with an irregular hypoechoic mass with punctate calcifications and irregular vascularization and a benign cystic adenoma in the left lobe

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Papillary thyroid carcinoma in the right lobe with an irregular hypoechoic mass with punctate calcifications and irregular vascularization and a benign cystic adenoma in the left lobe

Papillary thyroid carcinoma with an irregular hypoechoic mass
Papillary thyroid carcinoma with an irregular hypoechoic mass
Punctate calcifications
Punctate calcifications
Normal thyroid
Normal thyroid
Papillary thyroid carcinoma with an irregular hypoechoic mass
Papillary thyroid carcinoma with an irregular hypoechoic mass

Papillary thyroid carcinoma in the right lobe with an irregular hypoechoic mass with punctate calcifications and irregular vascularization and a benign cystic adenoma in the left lobe

Punctate calcifications
Punctate calcifications
Irregular vascularization
Irregular vascularization
Benign cystic adenoma
Benign cystic adenoma
Benign cystic adenoma
Benign cystic adenoma

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