Use of frozen section in genitourinary pathology.

@article{Shen2012UseOF,
  title={Use of frozen section in genitourinary pathology.},
  author={Steven R. S. Shen and Luan Truong and Jae Yoon Ro and Alberto G. Ayala},
  journal={Pathology},
  year={2012},
  volume={44 5},
  pages={427-33}
}
Frozen section diagnosis provides critical information for immediate surgical management decision making. Over the last several years, there have been some significant advances in treatment of genitourinary cancer, particularly with regard to surgical techniques. These changes in turn impact the type and frequency of intraoperative frozen section requests. In this review, we describe the main indications and diagnostic challenges of frozen section diagnosis during surgeries of each… CONTINUE READING