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Breast and thyroid involvement in multiple myeloma: The cytological diagnosis and a rare case report

1 Department of Pathology, Government Medical College, Kota, Rajasthan, India
2 Pushpadi Cancer Care Center, Kota, Rajasthan, India

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Lakshmi Agarwal,
Department of Pathology, Government Medical College, Rangbari Road, Kota, Rajasthan
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DOI: 10.4103/mjdrdypu.mjdrdypu_201_20

Extra medullary involvement of multiple myeloma is a known phenomenon, but breast and thyroid are rarely involved. This patient presented in onco-surgery OPD with breast lump and thyroid enlargement. The diagnosis of multiple myeloma involving both organs was made in a retrograde fashion. FNAC played a key role in diagnosing this lesion. A thorough clinical, radiological evaluation, strong suspicion and immunohistochemistry helped confirm the diagnosis of multiple myeloma.

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