Uncommon fungal contamination in urine cytology.


Diverse species of common and uncommon fungi such as Aspergillus, Penicillium, Alternaria, Fusarium, Chaetomium, and Melampsoridium have been described as contaminants of the cytological smears. Airborne contamination of objects such as spatulas or slides and colorants utilized in the staining procedure is the main cause of its presence. Here, we report the… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/dc.21643


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@article{MartnezGirn2012UncommonFC, title={Uncommon fungal contamination in urine cytology.}, author={Rafael Mart{\'i}nez-Gir{\'o}n and Jos{\'e} Rafael Gonz{\'a}lez-L{\'o}pez}, journal={Diagnostic cytopathology}, year={2012}, volume={40 3}, pages={234-5} }