Category Archives: Thyroid Cancers

ROJoson’s MAR: Nodule appearing on the remaining lobe after subtotal thyroidectomy for papillary carcinoma

Medical Anecdotal Report Date of Medical Observation: July 2017 NARRATION: A 40-plus-year-old female with history of subtotal thyroidectomy (total lobectomy on the right side) 15 years ago for papillary thyroid carcinoma consulted me for a neck mass on the right side.  On … Continue reading

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Gross Appearances of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma – ROJoson’s Collection

Knowing the gross appearances of thyroid nodules is useful for the surgeon’s intraoperative diagnosis. Here is my collection of gross appearances of papillary thyroid carcinomas. Left lobe – cut section – papillary thyroid carcinoma – soft solid, no gross cystic areas, … Continue reading

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Multinodular Toxic Goiter, Multinodular Colloid Adenomatous Goiter, and Papillary Carcinoma

A Filipino female being treated as multinodular toxic goiter (based on elevation of FT4 and depression of TSH and multinodular goiter). Underwent an operation – January 2017. Intraoperative Findings: Multiple colloid adenomatous nodules and nodularly enlarged thyroid gland, bilateral 1-cm … Continue reading

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Thyroid Papillary Carcinomas

Two foci of thyroid papillary carcinomas, one on the right lobe (smaller one) and one on the left lobe (bigger one). Total thyroidectomy was done. Good prognosis. ROJ@16dec3

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