Lymphoglandular bodies in fine-needle aspiration cytology smears.

  title={Lymphoglandular bodies in fine-needle aspiration cytology smears.},
  author={Elizabeth Flanders and Michael J. Kornstein and Paul E. Wakely and T F Kardos and William J. Frable},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  volume={99 5},
Lymphoglandular bodies (hyaline bodies or lymphoid globules), when found in cytology smears from fine-needle aspirates, have long been accepted as being diagnostic of lymphoid tissue. To investigate the validity of this association as it relates to malignant tumors, we examined cytologic smears from 132 fine-needle aspirates of malignant neoplasms. Three… CONTINUE READING