UK Endocrine Pathology Society & RCPath
Online Quiz For Thyroid Lesions
Welcome to this website. It's purpose was to conduct an online audit of reporting practice for thyroid lesions. This website was aimed at pathologists who are members of the UK Endocrine Pathology Society and/or pathologists attending a meeting in London at The Royal College of Pathologists on 2nd/3rd February 2018. It was not aimed at the public in general or at other medical professionals.
Participants filled in the 2 online forms on the answer pages, the QUIZ 1 MCQ's (multiple choice questions) and the QUIZ 2 MCQ's by referring to the images of each respective thyroid lesion on the links on the left hand side of the website and then by entering your preferred diagnosis into the online form on the two answer pages, QUIZ 1 MCQ's and QUIZ 2 MCQ's.
QUIZ 1 covers a range of 3 diagnostic problems; papillary nuclei, capsular invasion and vascular invasion.
QUIZ 2 is a series of 23 images that show a range of lesions with nuclear features- the differential diagnosis of the nuclear features is follicular adenoma, NIFTP (non-invasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclei) and papillary thyroid carcinoma.
Thank you for participating in this quiz.
Dr David Poller & Dr Paul Matthews, 27th January 2018 and updated 11th April 2018