2%) lesions were cytologically positive and showed a good diagnostic concordance between histopathological (gold standard) and cytopathological
In our case, a teratoma has been suggested by the cytopathological
examination due to the identification of tissues which are not normally present in the spine, i.
Fine needle aspiration was carried out and a cytopathological
diagnosis was made.
1) Moreover, no standardization exists for the cytopathological
classification of oral premalignant and malignant lesions, (1) as exists for the cervix.
pattern of cervical Pap smear according to the Bethesda system in Southwestern Saudi Arabia.
In these cases, the cytopathological
exam has been used to clear the primary diagnosis from the mammary lesion.
basis of heart failure--cardiomyocyte apoptosis, interstitial fibrosis and inflammatory cell response.
changes observed in the buccal smears are depicted in Table 2.
Molecular detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and HPV infections in cervical samples with normal and abmormal cytopathological
Mumps infection during the course of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) treatment has been reported to have a mild course and this was related to the intrinsic low cytopathological
effect of the virus, contrasting with the severe course of measles and Varicella zoster virus infections in immunocompromised patients.
12) Briefly, Ridley-Jopling's five group classification system is based on clinical, bacteriological and cytopathological
findings, and WHO classification is based on clinical and skin smear test findings.
Request forms should specify whether separate specimens have been submitted for culture and for cytopathological
or histopathological examination, or whether laboratory staff must divide the specimen.