Fine-needle aspiration cytodiagnosis of recurrent carcinoma of the breast in operative scars.

Recurrence of carcinoma in scars following surgical treatment of breast carcinoma is a frequent problem. An early diagnosis of recurrent lesions is essential to enable timely management. In this study, the role of fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in the diagnosis of scar lesions was evaluated in 156 women seen over a period of 12 1/2 yr. Ninety-eight… CONTINUE READING