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thyroid fat-containing lesions

Wednesday 23 November 2005

Types

- non-tumoral thyroid lesions

  • amyloid goiter
  • lymphocytic thyroiditis
  • dyshormonogenetic goiter
  • thyroid atrophy

- thyroid tumors

  • thyroid papillary carcinoma
  • thyroid adenomatoid nodule
  • thyroid follicular adenoma
  • minimally invasive follicular carcinoma

References

- Gnepp DR, Ogorzalek JM, Heffess CS. Fat-containing lesions of the thyroid gland. Am J Surg Pathol. 1989 Jul;13(7):605-12. PMID: 2660611