Fine-needle aspiration cytology of salivary gland: a review of 341 cases.

@article{Stewart2000FineneedleAC,
  title={Fine-needle aspiration cytology of salivary gland: a review of 341 cases.},
  author={Colin John Reid Stewart and Kenneth Mackenzie and Gerald W. McGarry and Ashley Mowat},
  journal={Diagnostic cytopathology},
  year={2000},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={139-46}
}
Three hundred and forty-one salivary gland fine-needle aspiration (FNA) cytology specimens taken over a 6-yr period were reviewed and correlated with clinical and/or histological findings. The aspirates were derived from parotid gland (212 cases), submandibular gland (124 cases), and minor salivary gland (5 cases). The major diagnostic categories were unsatisfactory (10 cases), normal (100 cases), sialadenitis (74 cases), cyst (34 cases), lipoma (5 cases), pleomorphic adenoma (55 cases… CONTINUE READING