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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With more than 1500 representative high-quality images, VandenBussche and colleagues present many images of frequently seen diagnoses in order to cover the different preparations, artifacts, and limitations seen during a cytopathology sign out.
Challenges involved in the management of thyroid nodules include: Differentiating benign from malignant thyroid nodules when cytopathology results are indeterminate; determining the extent of initial thyroid surgery needed; and identifying targeted treatments for patients with thyroid cancers that do not respond to standard treatment.
One of the most important breakthroughs in cytopathology in 2018 was the establishment and publication of the Milan System for Reporting Salivary Gland Cytopathology.
The cytopathology fellowship offers one of the best training opportunities in the full range of cytopathology services, including diagnosis of gynecologic and non-gynecologic specimens, performance of fine needle aspirations, and rapid-onsite-evaluation of specimens during patient procedures.
Liu, "Pericardial fluid cytology: an analysis of 128 specimens over a 6-year period," Cancer Cytopathology, vol.
The cytological evaluation and reporting of thyroid lesions were done in accordance with the Bethesda system of reporting thyroid cytopathology. Out of the 106 cases, FNAC was inadequate in 8 cases (7.54%), benign in 18 cases (16.98%), atypia of undetermined significance/follicular lesion of undetermined significance (AUS/FLUS) in 2 cases (1.88%), FN/SFN in 8 cases (7.54%), suspicious for malignancy in 27 cases (25.47%), and malignant in 43 cases (40.56%).Out of the 106 cases with cytohistological correlation, 75 cases (70.75%) were PTC (Figures 1a and b).
She was speaking yesterday at the opening of The Second Symposium for Challenges and Updates in Cytopathology at Crowne Plaza, which was attended by 100 specialists from around the world.
The categorization of the smears after cytological diagnosis was done in accordance with The Bethesda System for reporting thyroid cytopathology. 30/60 (50%) aspirates were placed in category IV, 26/60 (43.33%) in categories V and 4/60 (6.67%) patients were placed in category VI.
Many worry that making the diagnosis of PTC on cytopathology now carries the risk of a false-positive result in NIFTP.
The Bethesda system for reporting thyroid cytopathology (TBSRTC) resulted from a conference held at the National Institutes of Health in 2007 [8, 9].
Effectiveness of the cell block technique in diagnostic cytopathology. J Cytol 2012;29:177-82.