Bronchial brushing cytology of a pulmonary fetal adenocarcinoma with a poorly differentiated component

@article{Kadota2010BronchialBC,
  title={Bronchial brushing cytology of a pulmonary fetal adenocarcinoma with a poorly differentiated component},
  author={Kyuichi Kadota and Reiji Haba and Naomi Katsuki and Kyoko Chujo and Shigeru Okada and H. Nakamura and T. Hayashi and Yumi Miyai and Kenji Bando and Shinsuke Shibuya and Yoshio Kushida},
  journal={Cytopathology},
  year={2010},
  volume={21}
}
associated with the wash-brush procedure. We estimate an extra cost of around £27 and 33 minutes of extra work per test. In comparison, a repeated diagnostic bronchoscopic procedure with histology is likely to cost somewhere between £2000 and £3000 (based on local Trust information and published private rates), without considering the potential complications of a repeat procedure. Liquid-based cytology (LBC) has already demonstrated a significant reduction in unsatisfactory tests and increased… 
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