cytological diagnosis


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cytological diagnosis

Identification of a disease based on cells present in body tissues or exudates.
See also: diagnosis
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2010) which also claimed that the immunostain provided a help in the cytological diagnosis of 100% (31/31) follicular adenomas.
Data were collected from the archives of our institution for women with breast masses having received FNA cytological diagnosis and histopathologic evaluation during the period from January 2012 to December 2013.
Histological diagnoses in patients with a cytological diagnosis of AGC Histological diagnosis n (%) Benign 82 (36.
Lumbar puncture may help in achieving a cytological diagnosis, but may not give any further information.
TABLE II CORRELATION BETWEEN THE RESULTS OF THE CYTOLOGICAL DIAGNOSIS AND HPV GENOTYPES IDENTIFIED IN CERVICAL SAMPLES OF WOMEN ATTENDING THE GYN/OB OUTPATIENT PUBLIC CLINIC [LOS ANDES UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL], MERIDA STATE, VENEZUELA HPV diagnosis by Cytological Cytological changes Molecular Biology changes not suggesting of ([infinito]) (n/%) suggesting HPV infection (n/%) of HPV infection ASC-H ([?
6) Thus, definitive cytological diagnosis of serous effusions is sometimes unattainable on cytomorphologic grounds alone, and ancillary studies are needed in such instances; and over the last decade, it has become clear that of all the available methods, immunocytochemical stains are superior in the diagnostic workup of effusion cytology.
The cytological diagnosis was correlated with histopathology where available.
Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) with infiltration of the thyroid: a cytological diagnosis.
The vast majority of cervical screening in SA is done by conventional Papanicolaou cytology (Pap smears), although newer technologies are available for the cytological diagnosis of cervical disease.
Table 1: Yearwise distribution of Pap smear cases according to cytological diagnosis