8342/3 Papillary carcinoma, oxyphilic cell


Definitions

Thyroid gland
ICD-O-3 topography code: C73
ICD10: C73
           

A morphologic variant of papillary carcinoma of the thyroid gland characterized by the presence of papillary or follicular structures, containing malignant follicular cells with abundant granular eosinophilic cytoplasm. These cells have the nuclear features that characterize the papillary carcinomas of the thyroid gland.