WCAFTI: worrisome cytologic alterations following tissue infarction; a mimicker of malignancy in breast cytology.

@article{Kavdia2008WCAFTIWC,
  title={WCAFTI: worrisome cytologic alterations following tissue infarction; a mimicker of malignancy in breast cytology.},
  author={Reeti Kavdia and Usha Kini},
  journal={Diagnostic cytopathology},
  year={2008},
  volume={36 8},
  pages={586-8}
}
The acronym WCAFTI (cafti)-(Worrisome cytologic alterations following tissue infarction) is introduced here for the first time for the entity which describes the spectrum of cytologic changes seen in spontaneous infarction of an epithelial lesion. The pathology may be responsible for abnormal cytologic findings such as cellular dyshesiveness, nuclear enlargement with cytoplasmic blurring and irregular nuclei. Although, it is a rare event, it is essential for a cytologist to be aware of this new… CONTINUE READING