cytopathology

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cytopathology

[¦sīd·ō·pə′thäl·ə·jē]
(pathology)
A branch of pathology concerned with abnormalities within cells.
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Fine-needle aspiration cytology for breast lesions and cytopathologic correlations.
Nuclear grooves: a useful criterion in the cytopathologic diagnosis of papillary thyroid carcinoma.
Perceptions of diagnostic terminology and cytopathologic reporting of fine-needle aspiration biopsies of thyroid nodules: a survey of clinicians and pathologists.
The cytopathology data showed that specimens were collected from 100% of the participating women and that the specimens made available for cytopathologic examination were adequate for examination by the pathologist for classification.
Cytopathologic examination revealed large amounts of oval to elongate, occasionally cigar-shaped, yeast cells, measuring 3 to 5 pm, inside or outside macrophages, which were consistent with Sporothrix schenckii (Figure 2).
present 749 high-resolution radiologic, cytopathologic, and histopathologic images arranged side-by-side for clinicians like cytopathologists, radiologists, and surgical pathologists who want to understand the radiographic correlates to cytopathologic diagnoses and how radiologic-cytopathologic correlation aids in accurate interpretation of a pathologic process.
The positive peritoneal effusion: a retrospective study of cytopathologic diagnoses with autopsy confirmation.
While histologic confirmation of pilomatricoma following surgical excision of the lesion is relatively straightforward, preoperative diagnosis is complicated by the propensity for falsely positive malignant interpretation of cytopathologic samples.
28) On-site cytopathologic analysis can be helpful in determining the need for additional aspiration specimen for diagnosis, obtaining material for stains and cultures when infection is suspected, or the need for histologic samples using cutting biopsy needles.