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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Breast Care and Cytodiagnosis Center at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center and the Breast Center at Nyack Hospital.
The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy of FNA cytology in detection of thyroid swellings in our surgical unit and to assess the correlation between preoperative cytodiagnosis and postoperative histopathological diagnosis.
A clinical hypothesis can be confirmed in the laboratory by the discovery of Donovan bodies in the fragment of the lesion, using cytodiagnosis or pathoanatomical exams.
The techniques or devices available for dental professionals used to accelerate and not replace the biopsy include cytodiagnosis (cytology), ViziLite (chemiluminescence), toluidine blue (surface cell stain) and the VELscope (fluorescence).
KEY WORDS Vaginal smears; cervix neoplasms; histocytological preparation techniques [non-MESH]; cytodiagnosis.
Cytodiagnosis was correlated with histology, in available cases, which were advised for biopsy for further evaluation.
Fineneedle aspiration cytodiagnosis of papillomas has a significant false-positive rate.
Cytodiagnosis on smears were made based on cell preservation, cellularity, pattern and cell morphology.
Overall, the results of this study suggest that, GFNAC system, with its employment restricted to exfoliative cytology, it cannot be a substitute for CFAC in the cytodiagnosis of breast lumps, though it has a high sensitivity; but due to its low sensitivity and complexity.