Sputum cytology in the diagnosis of pulmonary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

@article{Manoharan1984SputumCI,
  title={Sputum cytology in the diagnosis of pulmonary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.},
  author={Arumugam Manoharan and Jan Ford and Jonathan Hill and Dorothy Painter and David Miller},
  journal={Thorax},
  year={1984},
  volume={39 5},
  pages={392-3}
}
Pulmonary disease in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is known to occur in 10-25% of patients,' 2 but the exact diagnosis during life remains difficult and usually depends on exclusion of other possibilities-for example, infection and haemorrhage-or the use of techniques such as fibreoptic bronchoscopy, bronchial brushing, and needle biopsy.3 Cytological examination… CONTINUE READING