Role of fine-needle aspiration cytology in human immunodeficiency virus-associated lymphadenopathy: a cross-sectional study from northern India.

@article{Kumar2015RoleOF,
  title={Role of fine-needle aspiration cytology in human immunodeficiency virus-associated lymphadenopathy: a cross-sectional study from northern India.},
  author={Naveen Kumar and Bhupender Gupta and Brijesh Sharma and Manju Kaushal and Bharath Bhushan Rewari and Deepak Sundriyal},
  journal={Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={38-44}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the role of fine-needle aspiration cytology in the diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-associated lymphadenopathy. DESIGN Case series. SETTING Tertiary care teaching hospital, India. PATIENTS Fifty consecutive HIV-positive patients, who presented with lymphadenopathy at the out-patient department and antiretroviral therapy clinic. RESULTS Tubercular lymphadenitis was the most common diagnosis, reported in 74% (n=37) of patients; 97.2% of them were acid… CONTINUE READING

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