Feast your eyes and use your brain.

A mock quiz case for the Pathologists. A collection of pretty frames for photographers and artists.  


A 3 cm slow growing, superficial nodule on the face.


Torn page


4 images peeping from behind the torn page. What is hiding behind the paper ?



Myxoid tumour

A myxoid tumour with scattered plump spindle cells and stellate cells.

The butterfly counts not months but moments and has enough time. Rabindranath Tagore

myxoidProminent stellate cells and numerous thin walled blood vessels

It was June, and the world smelled of roses. Maud Hart Lovelace


superficial angiomyxoma

Prominent bloodvessels and spindle cells set in a myxoid backround. Pleomorphism and mitotic figures are not present.

True friends are like bright sunflower, that never fade away even over distance and time.  Marie Williams Johnstone






Prominent stellate cells in a myxoid backround.

Ladybugs all dressed in red. Strolling through the flowerbed. If I were tiny just like you. I'd creep among the flowers too! Maria Fleming

Summary of the Case:

Mutilobulated, myxoid tumour with numerous thin walled blood vessels. Scattered plump spindle and stellate cells are present.

Clue - Multiple lesions or solitary lesions located in the external ear and breast are associated with Carney complex.



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