Publication Year: 2011
Authors/Editor: Ganjei-Azar, Parvin; Jorda, Merce; Krishan, Awtar
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 87
A step-by-step guide to evaluation of BCF specimens with the specific goal of identification of malignancies.
Effusion Cytology is a practical manual in diagnosis and interpretation of body cavity fluid (BCF) specimens. This highly illustrated volume will provide handy information for the residents, fellows and general pathologists with limited basic knowledge in the area of cytopathology. Use of ancillary techniques such as immunocytochemistry is discussed where appropriate. Special attention is given to the formulation of final cytologic reports of the diagnosis of difficult cases.