PATHOLOGIC QUIZ CASE 1
Jaime A. Tschen, MD, Houston
A 2-year-old boy had a 2-cm midline swelling in the floor of his mouth. This was asymptomatic and had been present for three months before admission for surgery. At the time of operation, a well-circumscribed cyst was readily removed by blunt dissection. The wall of the cyst is shown in Fig 1 and 2. What is your diagnosis?
PATHOLOGIC QUIZ CASE 2
Victor L. Roggli, MD, Houston
A 47-year-old man was admitted to the hematology service for left lower extremity pain and erythema. Two and a half years prior to admission, he was noted to be pancytopenic, and one year prior to admission, a diagnosis of acute myelogenous leukemia was made. Antileukemic chemotherapy had not been instituted because of pancytopenia and recurrent infections, including Serratia pneumonia, atypical mycobacterial infection of skin, and Pseudomonas osteomyelitis of the left foot. The patient
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