Atlas of Breast Cytopathology

Index

author:
Sergio Fiaccavento
Responsabile Servizio di Citopatologia Diagnostica Istituto Clinico Cittą di Brescia

co-author:
Nektaria Zagorianakou MD, PhD
Cytologist, Department of Pathology, Ioannina Medical School, University in Greece
Panagiota Zagorianakou MD, PhD
Cytologist, Department of Pathology Ioannina Medical School, University in Greece
Niki J. Agnantis MD, PhD,
FRC PathEmeritus Professor of Pathology, Medical Scool, University of Ioannina, Greece

Preface

Chapters

Introduction

Cytological appearance of the aspirated material from normal gland

Inflammatory and reactive lesions

Benign conditions

Epithelial, fibroepithelial and borderline lesions

Malignant epithelial neoplasms - in situ and invasive

Neoplastic lesions and mesenchymal pseudoneoplastic

Intramammary lymph nodes and lymphomas

Nipple secretion

Immunocytochemistry: possibilities and methods of use

Role of FNA in sentinel lymph node

Indications for the use of FNA and relationship with Core Biopsy and Mammotome

The meaning of microcalcifications in proliferative, non proliferative lesions and in carcinomas

Traditional methods of smear preparation

Cases

Acknowledgements