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Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (3): 265–272.
Published Online: 08 June 2023
... fluid samples were assessed via cytomorphology using the Wright-Papanicolaou method and the anti-EpCAM mouse monoclonal antibody (clone VU-1D9) flow cytometry. The EpCAM(+)/CD45(−) immunophenotype was defined as the metastatic involvement of carcinoma in the serous cavity. Results: A total of 118...
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (3): 256–264.
Published Online: 29 August 2019
... mesothelial cells. The use of ancillary tools can reduce this grey zone and help to achieve a definitive diagnosis. Objectives: The main objective of this study was to evaluate the role of flow cytometry (FCM) and cell block with immunohistochemistry (IHC), along with the clinicoradiological investigations...
Acta Cytologica (2018) 62 (4): 279–287.
Published Online: 29 May 2018
...Ilyeong Heo; Hyoung-Jung Kwak; Eun-Hee Nah; Seon Cho; Suyoung Kim; Han-Ik Cho Objective: This study evaluated the performance of a flow cytometry system (LC-1000) in screening cervical precancerous lesions at routine health checkups. Study design: In total, 928 health examinees were enrolled at 16...
Acta Cytologica (2018) 62 (2): 130–136.
Published Online: 06 March 2018
...Anna S. Nam; Tamara Giorgadze; Wayne Tam; Amy Chadburn Objectives: We sought to assess the utility and limitations of both flow cytometry (FC) and cytology for the analysis of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in a practical clinical setting. Methods: A total of 393 consecutive CSF samples from 171...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (4): 284–301.
Published Online: 17 September 2016
... to a secondary panel highlighting the role of fine-needle biopsy (FNB). Applied together with other ancillary techniques, such as flow cytometry (FC), FNB is a potential tool for the diagnosis of lymphomas, and enlarged lymph nodes represent an excellent target for the implementation of this technique. Despite...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (4): 344–353.
Published Online: 03 September 2016
...Russell Silowash; Liron Pantanowitz; Fiona E. Craig; Jeffrey P. Simons; Sara E. Monaco Background: Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) coupled with flow cytometry (FC) can be helpful in suspicious pediatric lymph nodes or masses to exclude a lymphoproliferative disorder. The aim of this study...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (4): 354–364.
Published Online: 30 August 2016
...Beata Bode-Lesniewska Cytopathologists are regularly confronted with lymphocyte-rich effusions, and the definite decision of whether the lymphocytosis is of a purely reactive nature or a presentation of an indolent lymphoma may be an extremely difficult one based on microscopy alone. Flow cytometry...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (4): 372–384.
Published Online: 25 August 2016
...Anna Lucia Peluso; Antonio Ieni; Chiara Mignogna; Pio Zeppa Lymph node (LN) fine-needle cytology (FNC) coupled with flow cytometry immunophenotyping provides relevant information for the diagnosis of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Numerous studies have shown FNC samples to be suitable for different...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (4): 302–314.
Published Online: 24 August 2016
...Immacolata Cozzolino; Monia Rocco; Giancarlo Villani; Marco Picardi In the last decades, lymph node fine-needle cytology (FNC), coupled with flow cytometry (FC), has gained a role in the diagnosis and classification of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). The combination of FNC/FC allows the diagnosis...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (4): 315–325.
Published Online: 19 August 2016
... to detect a lymphoid neoplastic process, as architectural features are less obvious than in histologic preparations and, in certain cases, reactive processes may mimic lymphoma. Flow cytometry (FC) has been recognized as an important ancillary technique in the diagnosis of lymphoid neoplasms and it can...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (4): 365–371.
Published Online: 18 August 2016
...Ben Davidson With the exception of hematological malignancies, flow cytometry (FC) is infrequently applied as an ancillary tool in the diagnosis of malignant effusions in most institutions. However, FC may be effectively used to differentiate between epithelial cells, mesothelial cells...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (4): 326–335.
Published Online: 15 July 2016
... management. Most published studies are favorable that endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS)/endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-FNA plays an important role in the diagnosis of deep-seated lymphomas. The addition of ancillary techniques, particularly flow cytometry, increases diagnostic yield. While subclassification...
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (2): 131–138.
Published Online: 27 May 2016
...Jennifer P. Bynum; Amy Duffield; Syed Z. Ali Background: Cytomorphology alone is often insufficient for the diagnosis and subclassification of lymphomas, so flow cytometry (FC) may be used as an adjuvant test. Methods: Renal fine-needle aspirations (FNAs) performed from January 1993 to August 2014...
Angelos Daniilidis, John Koutsos, Zinon Oikonomou, Maria Nasioutziki, Katerina Hatziparadisi, Theocharis Tantanasis
Acta Cytologica (2016) 60 (1): 58–64.
Published Online: 23 March 2016
... intraepithelial lesion (LSIL) and 22 with a normal smear. Colposcopy and directed biopsy were performed as needed. To confirm the presence of HPV, an HPV-DNA test was performed using polymerase chain reaction. Using flow cytometry to ThinPrep cervical samples, we assessed the family of interleukins (ILs...
Acta Cytologica (2015) 59 (4): 325–331.
Published Online: 29 August 2015
...Irem Onur; Genevieve M. Crane; Zahra Maleki Objective: To compare the efficacy of conventional cytomorphologic analysis and flow cytometry (FC) in the diagnosis of T-cell lymphoma in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). Study Design: We performed a retrospective review of CSF samples from 2002 to 2012...
Acta Cytologica (2015) 59 (1): 51–60.
Published Online: 12 February 2015
...Jennifer P. Bynum; Amy Duffield; Syed Z. Ali Background: Fine needle aspiration (FNA) is commonly used as a diagnostic tool for the evaluation of lymphoproliferative diseases. Cytomorphology alone is often insufficient for the diagnosis and subclassification of lymphoma; therefore, flow cytometry...
Pranav Dorwal, Ritesh Sachdev, Pankaj Mishra, Mridula Guleria, Amit Pande, Neetu Tyagi, Dharmendra Jain, Vimarsh Raina
Acta Cytologica (2014) 58 (3): 309–317.
Published Online: 27 March 2014
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Acta Cytologica (2013) 57 (6): 562–566.
Published Online: 22 October 2013
.... This study reviews our experience with flow cytometry on thyroid FNA and correlation with surgical follow-up at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Methods: The 11,118 thyroid FNAs performed over a 20-year period were reviewed for clinical flow cytometry data (n = 62) or a subsequent diagnosis of lymphoma...
Yasumasa Shimoura, Yasuharu Sato, Katsuyoshi Takata, Yorihisa Orita, Satoko Nakamura, Shyouhei Mano, Tadashi Yoshino
Acta Cytologica (2013) 57 (1): 84–90.
Published Online: 06 December 2012
... in 40 patients with proliferative lymphatic disorders (23 with B cell lymphoma, 13 with reactive lymphoid lesions, 2 with T cell lymphoma and 2 with Hodgkin’s lymphoma). In addition, the results of flow cytometry (FCM) were compared in 34 of these patients. Results: On IDS, LCR was detected in 21 of 23...
Acta Cytologica (2012) 56 (2): 204–208.
Published Online: 17 February 2012
..., agranular cytoplasm, and uniform round to oval nuclei, fine chromatin, prominent nucleoli, occasional cytoplasmic microvacuoles, and pseudopodia. Neither mitoses nor karyorrhexis were identified. Flow cytometry of the CSF demonstrated that the malignant cells expressed bright CD45, HLA-DR and CD33, dim CD4...