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benign signet ring cells in tonsillar squamous epithelium

Tuesday 13 July 2010

Artifacts that mimic malignancy may lead to diagnostic difficulty and can cause serious consequences.

Case records

- pathxchange.org #10483

References

- Mark Li-cheng Wu, MD; Sathima Natarajan, MD; Klaus J. Lewin, MD, FRCPath. Peculiar Artifacts Mimicking Carcinoma. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Vol. 125, No. 11, pp. 1473–1476, 2001