Thyroid gland: International case conference

Kennichi Kakudo, Ryohei Katoh, Atsuhiko Sakamoto, Sylvia Asa, Ronald A. DeLellis, J. Aidan Carney, Hiroshi Naganuma, Kaori Kameyama, Hiroshi Takami

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Abstract

The cases of five thyroid tumors were presented and discussed at an international case conference held during the 5th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Endocrine Pathology Society. There was significant disagreement among six pathologists who studied the cases. In this article, we present two of the cases, attempt to explain the reason for disagreement in their diagnoses, and propose what should be done to obtain better consensus in diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)131-134
Number of pages4
JournalEndocrine pathology
Volume13
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002 Jan 1

Keywords

  • Carcinoma
  • Diagnostic disagreement
  • Histologic criteria
  • Thyroid neoplasms

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology

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    Kakudo, K., Katoh, R., Sakamoto, A., Asa, S., DeLellis, R. A., Carney, J. A., Naganuma, H., Kameyama, K., & Takami, H. (2002). Thyroid gland: International case conference. Endocrine pathology, 13(2), 131-134. https://doi.org/10.1385/EP:13:2:131