PATHOLOGY & ONCOLOGY RESEARCHVol. 5 No. 4, 1999

 Report

Warthin-like Tumor of the Thyroid - a Case Report

Emese SARKADY1, Zoltán SÁPI2, Vera TÓTH2, Sándor KISS3

12nd Department of Pathology, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
2Department of Pathology, St. John Hospital, Budapest, Hungary
3Department of Surgery, St. John Hospital, Budapest, Hungary

 

A case of Warthin-like tumor of the thyroid (WaLTT) with cervical lymph node metastasis is presented. The problems of the FNA diagnosis of this type of tumor is discussed as well as the histogenesis, nature and behaviour of this peculiar tumor. Pathology & Oncology Research, Vol 5, Nr 4, 315-317, 1999

Key words: Warthin-like tumor; thyroid gland; papillary carcinoma; Hashimoto thyroiditis; metastasis


Received: Jul 5, 1999; accepted: Sep 15, 1999
Correspondence: Emese SARKADY, 2nd Department of Pathology, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Üllôi u. 93 Budapest H-1091, Hungary; Tel: +36-1-2157300/3445, Fax: +36-1-2156921; E-mail: se@korb2.sote.hu

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