cytodiagnosis


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cytodiagnosis

 [si″to-di″ag-no´sis]
diagnosis based on examination of cells. adj., adj cytodiagnos´tic.

cy·to·di·ag·no·sis

(sī'tō-dī'ag-nō'sis),
Diagnosis of the type and, when feasible, the cause of a pathologic process by means of microscopic study of cells in an exudate or other form of body fluid.

cytodiagnosis

[-dī′əgnō′sis]
diagnosis of a suspected pathological tissue by a microscopic examination of the cells in the sample.

cy·to·di·ag·no·sis

(sī'tō-dī-ăg-nō'sis)
Diagnosis of a pathologic process by means of microscopic study of cells.

cytodiagnosis

diagnosis based on examination of cells.
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Englewood's Aurora System, the only Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared dedicated breast MRI system, is located in the hospital with easy access from the Leslie Simon Breast Care and Cytodiagnosis Center, which was awarded a federal grant as a national model for the diagnosis and management of breast cancer.
Therefore, ensuring adequate cellularity for accurate cytodiagnosis as well as anticipated ancillary testing is paramount.
The diagnostic impact of aspiration cytodiagnosis of breast masses in association with pregnancy and lactation with emphasis on clinical decision making.
In honor of Leslie Simon, Englewood Hospital's breast care facility was re-named The Leslie Simon Breast Care and Cytodiagnosis Center in 2007.
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Jayaram N, Ashim D, Rajwanshi A, et al, The value of fine-needle aspiration biopsy in the cytodiagnosis of salivary gland lesions.
Retrospective evaluation of gynecologic cytodiagnosis, II: interlaboratory reproducibility as shown in rescreening large consecutive samples of reported cases.
Evidence that the sensitivity is increased and the inadequacy rate decreased when pathologists take aspirates for cytodiagnosis.