Progressive approach to the cytologic diagnosis of retroperitoneal spindle cell tumors.

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OBJECTIVE To assess the utility of fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in retroperitoneal spindle cell tumors with difficult tumor typing. STUDY DESIGN Thirty-six cases of spindle cell tumors of the retroperitoneum were studied. Cytological diagnoses were set progressively: first exclusively by morphologic criteria on routinely stained slides, and then… (More)

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@article{Ferretti1997ProgressiveAT, title={Progressive approach to the cytologic diagnosis of retroperitoneal spindle cell tumors.}, author={Marzia Ferretti and Paolo Gusella and Antonio M. Mancini and Laura Mancini and Arnoldo Vecchi}, journal={Acta cytologica}, year={1997}, volume={41 2}, pages={450-60} }