Fine needle aspiration (FNA) cytology in tuberculous lymphadenitis.

  title={Fine needle aspiration (FNA) cytology in tuberculous lymphadenitis.},
  author={Canan Ers{\"o}z and A. Aytekin Polat and Mehmet Sami Serin and Levent Soylu and Orhan Demircan},
  journal={Cytopathology : official journal of the British Society for Clinical Cytology},
  volume={9 3},
UNLABELLED Sixty-three lymph node aspirates were screened and 32 aspirates revealing granulomatous lymphadenitis with or without caseation necrosis were re-evaluated. The most characteristic morphological features among these cases were epithelioid cell clusters with or without caseation necrosis. When clusters were thick, careful observation of the periphery of the clusters helped to find epithelioid cells. Caseation necrosis revealed a typical macroscopic and microscopic appearance. Ziehl… CONTINUE READING


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