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Head and Neck Pathology

  • Lucia Olarte
  • Kelly R. Magliocca
  • Fred Y. Lin
Chapter

Abstract

Papillary carcinoma features the formation of papillae and unique nuclear features like “Orphan Annie Eye” nuclei and psammoma bodies. Melanoma is characterized by melanin pigment and is S100+, HMB 45+, Melan A+ (melanocytic antigen), Tyrosinase+

Keywords

Bacillus Sarcoma Oxalate Vasculitis Osteosarcoma 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lucia Olarte
    • 1
  • Kelly R. Magliocca
    • 2
  • Fred Y. Lin
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck SurgeryThe Icahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyEmory University School of MedicineAtlantaUSA
  3. 3.Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck SurgeryThe Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai Sleep Surgery CenterNew YorkUSA

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