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Spectrum of cytological findings in patients with superficial lymphadenopathy: An experiential status in a Nigerian Teaching hospital

@article{Forae2013SpectrumOC,
  title={Spectrum of cytological findings in patients with superficial lymphadenopathy: An experiential status in a Nigerian Teaching hospital},
  author={G. Forae and C. Nwafor},
  journal={Journal of Medicine and Biomedical Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={12},
  pages={30-36}
}
  • G. Forae, C. Nwafor
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Medicine and Biomedical Research
  • Superficial lymphadenopathy ranked among the most common clinical findings encountered in medical practice. Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is a veritable tool for the assessment and diagnosis of superficial lymph node enlargement. In this 7 years study a total of 146 patients with superficial lymphadenopathy were referred from the out patients clinics of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, (UBTH) and other hospitals within the Benin-City metropolis and its environs. FNAC was… CONTINUE READING
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