Intraoperative consultations for thyroid nodular lesions are challenging for surgical pathologists. It is one of the most frequent misdiagnoses made by pathologists in the frozen section labs. Different opinions exist among pathologists about whether performing frozen section interpretations of thyroid lesions should even be attempted. However, in our daily practice, this modality is often requested, and most of the time our efforts help to provide the optimal care for the patients with thyroid nodules.
KeywordsFreeze Section Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Thyroid Nodule Follicular Carcinoma Medullary Carcinoma
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