cytopathology


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cytopathology

 [si″to-pah-thol´o-je]
the study of cells in disease; cellular pathology.

cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy

(sī'tō-pa-thol'ō-jē),
1. The study of disease changes within individual cells or cell types.
2. Synonym(s): exfoliative cytology

cytopathology

/cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy/ (-pah-thol´ah-je) the study of cells in disease.

cytopathology

[-pathol′əjē]
the study of changes at the cellular level caused by disease.

cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy

(sī'tō-pă-thol'ŏ-jē)
1.The study of disease changes within individual cells or cell types.
2. Synonym(s): exfoliative cytology.

cytopathology

the study of cells in disease; cellular pathology.
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The distribution of cytological diagnoses of the biopsyproven cases of PTC, according to the six categories of the Bethesda system of reporting thyroid cytopathology was done as follows: 6 cases were (8%) nondiagnostic, 3 (4%) benign, 0 (0%) AUS/FLUS, 2 (2.
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The introduction of the new simplified Bethesda system for reporting Thyroid cytopathology into six categories logically relates to the prognosis of thyroid diseases and increases the reproducibility of diagnosis.
Dr Rekhtman received her MD and PhD degrees from Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Bronx, New York), followed by residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital (Baltimore, Maryland) and fellowships in surgical pathology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and cytopathology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
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She is also the primary facilitator for the ASC/ASCP Workgroup, and serves as a key planner for the Advanced Cytopathology Education (ACE) 2016 meeting.
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