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Acta Cytologica 1–14.
Published Online: 27 July 2023
...Carla Saoud; Hansen Lam; Syed Z. Ali Introduction: Metastasis of sarcomas to lymph nodes is an uncommon event in its natural history. We aimed to present our experience with fine-needle aspiration (FNA) of metastatic sarcomas to lymph nodes over a 10-year period. Material and Methods...
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (3): 280–288.
Published Online: 08 June 2023
...Geet Bhuyan; Rajashree Khound; Abir Kumar Baruah; Somshankar Chowdhury Introduction: Fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is a simple, minimally invasive, and effective tool that can be used to accurately diagnose benign and malignant lesions of the breast. The International Academy...
Joshua J.X. Li, Joanna K.M. Ng, Billy S.W. Lai, Conrad H.C. Lee, Ka-Ho Shea, Julia Y. Tsang, Gary M. Tse
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (3): 219–229.
Published Online: 08 June 2023
... in the 5th World Health Organization classification of tumors of the breast. However, tubular adenoma remains poorly characterized on fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and often not distinguished from fibroadenomas. In this study, the largest cohort, to date, of histologically confirmed aspirates...
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (1): 55–69.
Published Online: 24 January 2023
..., and genetic heterogeneity posing a diagnostic dilemma, especially in small biopsy specimens such as fine-needle aspiration (FNA) and core biopsy. The objective of this study is to highlight the morphologic features of MS in cytological preparations and investigate the efficacy of pathologist-performed rapid...
Sandra Vazquez Salas, Katie Pedro, Amrita Balram, Sarah Syed, Kent Kotaka, Ana Kadivar, Benjamin O. Eke, Madison McFarland, Michelle Sung, Niranjan Behera, Benjamin G. Dubner, Zahra Maleki
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (5): 359–370.
Published Online: 29 August 2022
... cytopathology Congenital/developmental cysts Cytology Fine-needle aspiration Head and neck Head and neck cyst Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma Human papilloma virus Salivary gland cytology Thyroid Cystic lesions of the head and neck are a diagnostic challenge since they are the clinical...
Jaylou M. Velez Torres, Youley Tjendra, Yiqin Zuo, Monica Garcia-Buitrago, Merce Jorda, Darcy A. Kerr, Carmen R. Gomez-Fernandez
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (6): 467–474.
Published Online: 23 June 2022
...Jaylou M. Velez Torres; Youley Tjendra; Yiqin Zuo; Monica Garcia-Buitrago; Merce Jorda; Darcy A. Kerr; Carmen R. Gomez-Fernandez Background: Evaluation of salivary gland lesions is routinely done preoperatively by fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC). The Milan System for Reporting Salivary Gland...
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (5): 396–408.
Published Online: 19 May 2022
...Antti Vuorisalo; Emilia Pöyry; Ivana Kholová Introduction: Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration and endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) methods are expanding due to their minimally invasive nature using real-time image guidance, a low...
Celia Fawcett, Serenella Eppenberger-Castori, Stefan Zechmann, Jasmin Hanke, Michelle Herzog, Spasenija Savic Prince, Emanuel Remigius Christ, Fahim Ebrahimi
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (5): 371–378.
Published Online: 05 May 2022
...Celia Fawcett; Serenella Eppenberger-Castori; Stefan Zechmann; Jasmin Hanke; Michelle Herzog; Spasenija Savic Prince; Emanuel Remigius Christ; Fahim Ebrahimi Introduction: Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) is well-established for the evaluation of suspicious thyroid nodules. However, a significant...
Gurudutt Gupta, Anila Sharma, Meenakshi Kamboj, Anurag Sharma, Sunil Pasricha, Garima Durga, Anurag Mehta, Avinash Rao
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (3): 187–196.
Published Online: 10 March 2022
...Gurudutt Gupta; Anila Sharma; Meenakshi Kamboj; Anurag Sharma; Sunil Pasricha; Garima Durga; Anurag Mehta; Avinash Rao Background: With improved and readily accessible imaging techniques, the shift in fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) from palpation-guided FNA (PGFNA) to image-guided FNA...
Huiying Wang, Jiancong Liang, Scott C. Borinstein, Ryan Belcher, Kyle Mannion, Frank Virgin, Margaret Louise Compton, Vivian Lee Weiss, Kim Ely, Joyce Johnson, Alice Coogan
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (3): 179–186.
Published Online: 28 February 2022
...Huiying Wang; Jiancong Liang; Scott C. Borinstein; Ryan Belcher; Kyle Mannion; Frank Virgin; Margaret Louise Compton; Vivian Lee Weiss; Kim Ely; Joyce Johnson; Alice Coogan Objective: Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy is the standard diagnostic tool recommended by consensus management guidelines...
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (3): 244–252.
Published Online: 04 February 2022
.... Case Presentation: Three cases were presented and discussed with their morphologies. All cases that presented with a mass in the parotid gland went to parotidectomy, and all had preoperative fine-needle aspirations (FNAs). Case 1 was a 16-year-old female; FNA was suggestive of WT and initially...
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (1): 23–35.
Published Online: 27 September 2021
...Chirine S. Khaled; Ibrahim M. Khalifeh; Nina S. Shabb Introduction: Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) is a worldwide established diagnostic tool for the assessment of patients with thyroid nodules. All thyroid FNA interpretive errors (IEs) were reviewed at the American University of Beirut Medical...
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (1): 1–13.
Published Online: 27 September 2021
...Vanda F. Torous; Silvia Huerta Lopez; Christine Xu; Brenda J. Sweeney; Martha B. Pitman Introduction: Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) is a well-established method for sampling breast lesions with high accuracy and positive predictive value. Despite its decline in recent years relative to the use...
Héctor Enrique Torres Rivas, Karen Villar Zarra, Lisseth Andrea Pérez Pabón, María de la Paz González Gutierréz, Nuria Zapico Ortiz, María del Mar Olmo Fernández, Santiago Nieto Llanos, Natividad Antoranz Álvarez, Ángel Gómez Martín, Luis Manuel Fernández Fernández
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (6): 453–462.
Published Online: 21 July 2021
... proposal for the study and reporting of lymphadenopathy by fine-needle aspiration (FNA) constitutes one of the first attempts to standardize this procedure. Here, we review its applicability. Materials and Methods: A retrospective study in which all ultrasound-guided FNAs (USFNAs) of superficial...
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (4): 330–334.
Published Online: 23 February 2021
... to the diagnosis of thyroid, salivary gland, and other head and neck fine-needle aspiration specimens. Current limitations and potential future applications in diagnosis are discussed along with the possibilities for therapeutic applications of computational methodology. Key Message: Particularly promising...
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (1): 27–39.
Published Online: 12 October 2020
... cases of fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) of salivary gland lesions over a period of 3 years. The diagnosis of these cases was reclassified into the 6 categories of the Milan system. The cytohistological concordance and ROM for each category of the Milan system were calculated based...
Andrea Ronchi, Martina Di Martino, Alessandro Caputo, Pio Zeppa, Giuseppe Colella, Renato Franco, Immacolata Cozzolino
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (6): 520–531.
Published Online: 11 June 2020
... in paediatric patients with a previous neoplasm should be considered an event with a high risk of malignancy that poses peculiar diagnostic challenges. Summary: This study was designed to define clinical and instrumental findings and morphological features of MEC on fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC...
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (4): 375–377.
Published Online: 21 January 2020
..., instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Rapid on-site evaluation Specimen adequacy Fine-needle aspiration Rapid on-site evaluation (ROSE) is one of cytopathology’s “unique selling propositions” within the field of pathology. Some criticism regarding an arguably...
Acta Cytologica (2019) 63 (1): 1–9.
Published Online: 31 October 2018
... instances even core-needle biopsy to address a better and safer way of the management of patients with this fine-needle aspiration cytology diagnosis. The second edition of TBSRTC and the 2015 American Thyroid Association guidelines provide an update on the follow-up and management of AUS/FLUS...
Acta Cytologica (2018) 62 (5-6): 443–449.
Published Online: 13 July 2018
..., diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration (FNA). One metastasis occurred in normal thyroid parenchyma; the other was a tumour-to-tumour metastasis into a follicular carcinoma of the thyroid. The latter is the first published tumour-to-tumour metastasis of a colorectal carcinoma in the thyroid from which both...