A Correlative Cytological and Histopathological Study on Superficial Lymphadenopathy
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
www.ijsr.net | Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed International Journal

ISSN: 2319-7064



Downloads: 142 | Weekly Hits: ⮙3 | Monthly Hits: ⮙14

Research Paper | Pathology | India | Volume 5 Issue 9, September 2016

A Correlative Cytological and Histopathological Study on Superficial Lymphadenopathy

Visalakshi P, Malliga.S

The lymph node is one of the major anatomic components of the immune system. Lymph nodes are the most widely distributed and easily accessible component of lymphoid tissue and hence they are frequently examined for diagnosis of lymphoreticular disorders. Objectives To assess the usefulness of the cytological study in the diagnosis of lymph node lesions, To evaluate the accuracy of FNAC studies in correlation with histopathological study. Study design cross sectional study. Specimens obtained from patients having lymph node enlargement (cervical, inguinal, axillary) of Govt Rajaji Hospital Madurai Medical College, Madurai were included in the study. FNAC was performed 388 patients, Out of which 87 patients had histo pathological correlation, The overall sensitivity for FNAC of superficial lymphadenopathy was 91.6 %, specifity was 98.3 %, and accuracy was 97 %.The result are quite encouraging and FNAC is recommended as the initial diagnostic test in the evaluation of superficial lymphadenopathy. Although F evaluation of superficial lymphadenopathy. Although FNAC has proven to be a simple, safe, reliable and cost effective diagnostic tool for lymphadenopathies, the limitation of the procedure should be kept in mind and excision biopsy should be used whenever required. Immunohistochemical staining is useful for confirmation of diagnosis in nodal lesions especially lymphoma and for further classification of lymphoma

Keywords: FNAC, Histo pathology, correlation, superficial lymphadenopathy

Edition: Volume 5 Issue 9, September 2016

Pages: 283 - 287

Share this Article

How to Cite this Article?

Visalakshi P, Malliga.S, "A Correlative Cytological and Histopathological Study on Superficial Lymphadenopathy", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20161521, Volume 5 Issue 9, September 2016, 283 - 287

Enter Your Email Address and Click Download Button





Similar Articles with Keyword 'FNAC'

Downloads: 65 | Weekly Hits: ⮙3 | Monthly Hits: ⮙10

Research Paper, Pathology, India, Volume 9 Issue 11, November 2020

Pages: 987 - 990

FNAC of Breast Lump with Histopathological Correlation

Dr. Vamshi Deepak Gudipati, Dr. Radhika Mucharla, Dr. Rammohan Peddi

Share this Article

Downloads: 96 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙9

Case Studies, Pathology, India, Volume 8 Issue 1, January 2019

Pages: 1582 - 1584

Kimuras Disease Presenting as Bilateral Postauricular Swelling - A Case Report

Dr. Rabia Parveen Siddiqui, Dr. Vanita Bhaskar, Dr. Minal Wasnik

Share this Article

Downloads: 109 | Weekly Hits: ⮙2

Case Studies, Pathology, India, Volume 4 Issue 2, February 2015

Pages: 1771 - 1774

Hashimoto?s Thyroiditis: A Correlation of Cytolomorphology with Clinical, Biochemical & Radiological Findings

Dr. Ranjini Kudva, Dr. Manjari Kishore

Share this Article

Downloads: 109 | Monthly Hits: ⮙11

Case Studies, Pathology, India, Volume 5 Issue 11, November 2016

Pages: 1677 - 1680

Role of Cytology in Evaluation of Cutaneous Metastases ? A Prospective and Retrospective Study by FNAC

Dr. K. Valarmathi, Dr. Nalli R Sumitra Devi, Dr. R. Sathyalakshmi, Dr. Mary Lilly

Share this Article

Downloads: 111 | Weekly Hits: ⮙3 | Monthly Hits: ⮙12

Case Studies, Pathology, India, Volume 5 Issue 8, August 2016

Pages: 1711 - 1714

Basal Cell Adenoma of Parotid Gland: A Rare Case Report and Review of Literature

Sujata S. Giriyan, Md Shareef Ahmed

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'correlation'

Downloads: 40 | Weekly Hits: ⮙4 | Monthly Hits: ⮙26

Research Paper, Pathology, Libya, Volume 10 Issue 3, March 2021

Pages: 865 - 871

Correlation of Nuclear Factor Erythroid 2-Related Factor (NRF2) Expression Level with the Efficacy of Brusatol in Urothelial Cell Carcinoma Cell Lines

Khaled M Ahmed Darraz, Hanan M Garalla

Share this Article

Downloads: 65 | Weekly Hits: ⮙3 | Monthly Hits: ⮙10

Research Paper, Pathology, India, Volume 9 Issue 11, November 2020

Pages: 987 - 990

FNAC of Breast Lump with Histopathological Correlation

Dr. Vamshi Deepak Gudipati, Dr. Radhika Mucharla, Dr. Rammohan Peddi

Share this Article

Downloads: 73 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙11

Research Paper, Pathology, India, Volume 9 Issue 12, December 2020

Pages: 668 - 675

Cytohistopathological Study of Central Nervous System Neoplasms

Dr. Garima Pandey, Dr. Padam Kumari Agarwal, Dr. D. K. Chhabra

Share this Article

Downloads: 79 | Monthly Hits: ⮙6

Research Paper, Pathology, Libya, Volume 9 Issue 9, September 2020

Pages: 1353 - 1356

A Spectrum of Histopathological Changes in Different Thyroid Lesions and their Correlation with Age and Gender

Hanan M Garalla, Nabeia A Gheryani

Share this Article

Downloads: 90 | Weekly Hits: ⮙4

Comparative Studies, Pathology, India, Volume 6 Issue 12, December 2017

Pages: 1679 - 1683

Endometrial Aspiration Cytology by Karmans Cannula with Histopathological Correlation

Jyoti Bikash Saikia, Adity Sharma

Share this Article



Top