Actinomycosis in fine needle aspiration cytology.

  title={Actinomycosis in fine needle aspiration cytology.},
  author={Dilip K Das},
  journal={Cytopathology : official journal of the British Society for Clinical Cytology},
  volume={5 4},
  • Dilip K Das
  • Published 1994 in
    Cytopathology : official journal of the British…
Four cases of actinomycosis were diagnosed by fine needle aspiration (FNA) cytology and eight more cases were detected during a review of FNA smears reported as inflammatory. The age of these 12 cases ranged from 20 to 61 years with a median of 35 years. The male to female ratio was 3:1. The common regions of involvement were cervicofacial in seven cases… CONTINUE READING