Comparative analysis of diagnostic adequacy rate between aspiration and nonaspiration techniques of fine-needle cytology in patients with thyroid cancer and ultrasonographically suspicious cervical lymph nodes.

AYDIN C., Dellal F. D., TAM A. A., Ogmen B., KILIÇARSLAN A., TOPALOĞLU O., ...More

Diagnostic cytopathology, vol.45, no.10, pp.889-894, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/dc.23793
  • Journal Name: Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.889-894
  • Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University Affiliated: Yes


Background: We aimed to compare nonaspiration (NAS) and aspiration (AS) techniques in the evaluation of fine-needle cytology of lymph node (FNC-LN) in terms of diagnostic adequacy of cytologic material.