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Pathology Case Study: A Nasopharyngeal Mass

Pathology Case Study: A Nasopharyngeal Mass

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine's Department of Pathology has compiled a series of case studies to help both students and instructors. In this particular case, an 87-year-old woman was admitted due to recurrent epistaxis. The patient's history, test results, and microscopic description are all included in the case study to aid in understanding the patient's diagnosis. The "Final Diagnosis" section provides the official final diagnosis of the patient and a detailed description provided by the contributing doctors. This is an excellent resource for students in the health sciences to familiarize themselves with using patient history and laboratory results to diagnose disease.


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