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Primary plasmacytoma of the thyroid.
  1. S. Chesyln-Curtis,
  2. A. B. Akosa
  1. Department of Surgery, Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, Berkshire, UK.


    Primary plasmacytoma of the thyroid is a very rare tumour. We report a case and emphasize the importance of excluding multiple myeloma which may present as an extramedullary plasmacytoma. Histological diagnosis has been simplified by the use of immunohistochemical techniques.

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