Cytodiagnosis of simple and proliferating trichilemmal cysts.

  title={Cytodiagnosis of simple and proliferating trichilemmal cysts.},
  author={Tanuja M Shet and Jyoti D Rege and L. Prasad Naik},
  journal={Acta cytologica},
  volume={45 4},
OBJECTIVE To elucidate the cytologic findings in simple trichilemmal (pilar) cysts and proliferating trichilemmal cysts (pilar tumors) and the clinical importance of these lesions. STUDY DESIGN Aspirates from 12 simple pilar cysts and three pilar tumors, all histologically confirmed, were analyzed with a view to elaborating on specific cytologic features… CONTINUE READING