Fine needle aspiration cytology of chondroblastoma: A report of two cases with brief review of pitfalls

@inproceedings{Krishnappa2016FineNA,
  title={Fine needle aspiration cytology of chondroblastoma: A report of two cases with brief review of pitfalls},
  author={Amita Krishnappa and S N Shobha and Shivshankar Vijay Shankar and Sushma Aradhya},
  booktitle={Journal of cytology},
  year={2016}
}
Chondroblastoma is a rare, giant cell-rich, benign neoplasm of bone. Since the past few decades fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) has gained momentum in preoperative diagnosis of bone lesions. At cytology, other giant cell-rich tumors and tumorlike lesions such as aneurysmal bone cyst (ABC), giant cell tumor, and chondromyxoid fibroma fall under the differential diagnosis of chondroblastoma. Due to the difference in the treatment protocol and prognosis, preoperative diagnosis is mandatory… CONTINUE READING