Punch biopsy was performed in all those patients who showed positive results in exfoliative cytology
for histopathological confirmation, and in those cases where in spite of negative results in cytology, the clinical judgment warranted the need for biopsy.
Cowpe et al demonstrated that exfoliative cytology
is capable of detecting malignant changes through estimation of ND:CD ratio using planimetric method in Papanicolaou stained smears.
Effect of radiotherapy on oral mucosa assessed by quantitative exfoliative cytology
is the inexpensive method and less time consuming to assess presence of etiology in number and type of etiology whether bacterial, fungal or parasitic.
2008), but exfoliative cytology
allowed the diagnosis of SCC of the third eyelid in all dogs in the present report.
Cytomorphology is the most widely used method of oral exfoliative cytology
and asseses parameters such as cellular diameter (CD) nuclear diameter (ND) and nuclear to cytoplasmic ratio (N/C).
Role of exfoliative cytology
in diagnosis of laryngeal tumors.
The exfoliative cytology
results between the EG and CG children were significantly different (p < 0.
However, the exfoliative cytology
findings were confirmed histopathologically only in 83 cases, which were further investigated.
of conjunctiva and cornea in domestic animals: a comparison of four collecting techniques.
Otherwise, the GFNAC might be more applicable in exfoliative cytology
than in Aspiration cytology.
The emergence of these new methods to collect breast samples has meant that laboratories and cytology professionals need to be knowledgeable in the examination of exfoliative cytology
specimens of the breast.
In addition to open surgical biopsy, other forms of testing are described, such as exfoliative cytology
, immunohistochemistry, and molecular and genetic testing.
There is even information about exfoliative cytology
and use of a pulp tester.
Use of exfoliative cytology
in the diagnosis of oral hairy leukoplakia.