Diagnosis of tubercular lymphadenitis by fine needle aspiration cytology

Dandapat, M.C.; Panda, B.K.; Patra, A.K. and Acharya, N. (1987) Diagnosis of tubercular lymphadenitis by fine needle aspiration cytology. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 34 (3). pp. 139-142.

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Abstract

Diagnostic efficiency of Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC) and histopathological examination of the same gland have been determined in 42 lymph nodes suspected to be tuber-culous on clinical evidence. Thirty six of these were confirmed as tuberculous by histopathological examination. FNAC gave positive result in 30. There were no false positives.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology, Lymph Nodes, Histopathology, Tuberculosis, FBAC, Tubecular Lymphadenitis, Diagnosis
Subjects:Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Biopsy
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases > Lymphatic Diseases > Lymphadenitis
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases > Lymphatic Diseases > Tuberculosis, Lymph Node
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases > Lymphatic Diseases
Equipment and Supplies > Needles
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:3103
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:06 October 2008

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