At the same time, a laparoscopic biopsy could be taken, with specimens subjected to cytopathologic
tests and studies of genetic or protein abnormalities present even in the face of a phenotypically normal sample.
We found no evidence of progression of the cytopathologic
While there is little doubt that the disease involves some form of neuropathology, the fact that there is no evidence of cytopathologic
abnormalities or gliosis suggests that schizophrenia is more than an ailment that attacks the brain tissue, as with Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
Hahn PF, Eisenberg PJ, Pitman MB, et al: Cytopathologic
touch preparations (imprints) from core needle biopsies: accuracy compared with that of fine-needle aspirates.
Using telepathology on difficult histopathologic or cytopathologic
findings is a useful method to obtain consultation in regions where expertise (or even another pathologist
The diagnosis of IPA was based on evaluation of host factors, together with mycological and radiological findings, according to the international consensus guidelines (14) Due to safety concerns, no patient underwent trans-bronchial/percutaneous lung biopsy or needle aspiration of radiologically suspected lesions, allowing histopathologic or cytopathologic
Mollaret's meningitis: cytopathologic
analysis of fourteen cases.
Periareolar FNA Ductal lavage Device Syringe + needle FirstCyte Micro Catheter (Hologic) FDA approval N/A Yes, high-risk only Cytology Routine cytopathologic
Unsatisfactory, benign, interpretation evaluation atypical, or malignant cells (certification required) Performing Physician Physician (certification required) Time 45 minutes 1 hour Nipple aspirate Nipple aspirate fluid - Manual fluid - Automated Device Syringe + suction cup FDA-cleared system FDA approval No Yes, 510(k) Cytology Unsatisfactory, benign, Category 0-IV (negative, interpretation atypical, or malignant cells benign, hyperplasia, atypical, suspicious) Performing Physician Medical assistant Time 20 minutes 5 minutes Table 2.
Khafif (10) proposed that to make a diagnosis of a primary carcinoma within a BCC there must be no identifiable primary carcinoma elsewhere, and that the cystic lesion must show transition from normal epithelium to invasive carcinoma (transitional zone) on cytopathologic
The text for students learning about cytopathologic
interpretation/reference for pathologists and cythotechnologists includes algorithms, color illustrations and appendices on the collection and processing of effusion fluids for cytopathologic
evaluation, and the immunocytochemistry of effusions and immunomarkers commonly used in cytology smears.
The diagnosis requires a positive blood culture, histopathologic analysis, or cytopathologic
evidence of fungus and damage to tissue.
Even though the cytologic features of MM were described more than 50 years ago and have been further refined in numerous subsequent articles, there is still doubt as to the ability of the cytopathologic
modality to establish a definitive diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma.