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Case 3112

Chondrosarcoma of the thyroid cartilage

Author(s)
Rottoli ML, Salvadori E, Bianco G, Franchi A, Villari N
 
Patient
male, 61 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    A CT scan

    A CT image of the neck after i.v. infusion of a contrast medium, showing a swelling of the right thyroid cartilage, measuring 4x5 cm in dimensions.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    A CT scan

    A CT image showing a swelling of the right thyroid cartilage, with irregular borders, and a inhomogeneous density, containing calcifications.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    A CT scan

    A CT image showing that the mass has compressed the adjacent structures, in particular the vocal cord.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    A CT scan

    A bone window, showing the intratumoral calcifications.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    A histological image
     

    An image from the histological examination showing moderate hypercellularity with chondrocytes showing vescicular plump nuclei, with inconspicuous nuclei and few mitotic figures.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Histological image;

    Another histological image, showing a Grade 1 chondrosarcoma.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Histological image;
     
     
A CT image of the neck after i.v. infusion of a contrast medium, showing a swelling of the right thyroid cartilage, measuring 4x5 cm in dimensions.
 
A CT image showing a swelling of the right thyroid cartilage, with irregular borders, and a inhomogeneous density, containing calcifications.
 
A CT image showing that the mass has compressed the adjacent structures, in particular the vocal cord.
 
A bone window, showing the intratumoral calcifications.
 
An image from the histological examination showing moderate hypercellularity with chondrocytes showing vescicular plump nuclei, with inconspicuous nuclei and few mitotic figures.
 
Another histological image, showing a Grade 1 chondrosarcoma.
 
 
 
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