Interpretation of fine needle aspiration cytology of the breast: a comparison of cytological, frozen section, and final histological diagnoses.

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This study examines the performance of the preliminary, on-site interpretation by the pathologist of fine needle aspiration (FNA) cytology smears compared to the final cytology report, the frozen section diagnosis and the final histopathological report. We found that both the preliminary and the final cytology reports gave satisfactory results over the… (More)

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@article{Bofin2004InterpretationOF, title={Interpretation of fine needle aspiration cytology of the breast: a comparison of cytological, frozen section, and final histological diagnoses.}, author={Anna M Bofin and Stian Lydersen and Catherine Elde Isaksen and Bj{\"o}rn Hagmar}, journal={Cytopathology : official journal of the British Society for Clinical Cytology}, year={2004}, volume={15 6}, pages={297-304} }