This new reference examines specimen processing of effusion fluids, detailing the steps needed to obtain more accurate diagnoses while avoiding common pitfalls. A methodical, algorithmic approach to the evaluation and interpretation of specimens enables you to establish a definitive diagnosis in these often difficult cases. User-friendly features - combined with extensive tables and algorithms - facilitate ease of interpretation, and highlighted information makes the most essential concepts easy to reference quickly.

Key Features:-

  • Avoid potential errors in diagnosis with a full chapter that offers expert approaches to specimen co
  • Arrive at more accurate diagnoses with the aid of step-by-step algorithms plus hundreds of illustrat
  • Achieve optimal diagnostic certainty by viewing correlations between Pap, Diff-Quick (Romanowsky), a
  • Recognize the difference in cell samples yielded after washing the serous cavity with saline or bala
  • Understand the advantages and disadvantages of Pap stains versus Diff-Quick stains in FNA evaluation
  • Easily apply principles to real-life practice by reviewing detailed histories.

More Details about Cytopathologic Diagnosis of Serous Fluids (Hard Back)

General Information  
PublisherElsevier Science
BindingHard Back
Publish YearJanuary 2007