Brush cytology of the fallopian tube and implications in ovarian cancer screening.

@article{Lum2014BrushCO,
  title={Brush cytology of the fallopian tube and implications in ovarian cancer screening.},
  author={Deirdre A Lum and Richard S. Guido and Elisabeth Rodriguez and Ted T. M. Lee and Suketu M Mansuria and Lori d'Ambrosio and R. Marshall Austin},
  journal={Journal of minimally invasive gynecology},
  year={2014},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={
          851-6
        }
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine whether fallopian tube epithelial cells adequate for cytopathology can be obtained via a minimally invasive approach using brush cytology. DESIGN Prospective feasibility study (Canadian Task Force classification II-1). SETTING Tertiary-care university-based teaching hospital. PATIENTS Ten patients who underwent laparoscopic hysterectomy, with or without adnexal surgery, because of benign indications. INTERVENTIONS Attempted hysteroscopic and laparoscopic… CONTINUE READING
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