Aspiration cytology of mammary analogue secretory carcinoma of the salivary gland.

@article{Jung2015AspirationCO,
  title={Aspiration cytology of mammary analogue secretory carcinoma of the salivary gland.},
  author={Min Jung and Seong Yoon Kim and Soon Yuhl Nam and Jong Lyel Roh and S. -K. Choi and Jeong Hyun Lee and Jung Hwan Baek and Kyung-Ja Cho},
  journal={Diagnostic cytopathology},
  year={2015},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={287-93}
}
BACKGROUND Aspiration cytologic findings of mammary analogue secretory carcinoma (MASC), a newly established salivary gland neoplasm defined by a t(12;15)(p13;q25) ETV6-NTRK3 translocation, are not fully characterized to date. We report cytologic descriptions of nine cases of molecularly confirmed MASC, including two with unusual findings. METHODS Aspiration smears from nine MASCs of the salivary glands were retrospectively reviewed and analyzed according to the cellular and structural… CONTINUE READING