Synchronous Thyroid Involvement in Plasma Cell Leukemia Masquerading as Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: Role of Ancillary Cytology Techniques in Diagnostic Workup.

Abstract:

:Neoplastic plasma cell involvement of thyroid is an uncommon condition, and it may involve thyroid in multiple myeloma or solitary plasmacytoma. Its clinical and pathological features are not well understood. We present a rare case of synchronous thyroid involvement in plasma cell leukemia presenting as thyroid nodule with primary hypothyroidism. Simultaneous cytology, immunocytochemistry, FISH analysis with 13q14.3 and TP53 on cytology smears and haematology workup were performed to diagnose and to understand disease pathobiology with poor outcome.

journal_name

Endocr Pathol

journal_title

Endocrine pathology

authors

Tandon A,Paul TR,Singh R,Narendra AM

doi

10.1007/s12022-015-9392-5

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2015-12-01 00:00:00

pages

324-7

issue

4

eissn

1046-3976

issn

1559-0097

pii

10.1007/s12022-015-9392-5

journal_volume

26

pub_type

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