Posted by lakshmi
on September 21, 2000 at 03:12:18:
specimen; supraclavicular node.
macroscoac findings; aiready cut singla nodule measuring 2.5*2*.8cm. cut surface is soft and whitish.
microscopic findings; setion shows a lymphnode with
foci of necrosis and many coalescing epithelieid granulomata with eith langhans type of giant cells.
stain for AFB TB is negative.
Impression; Necrotizing granulomatous inflamation
consistent with tuberculosis,supraclavicular lymphnode.