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Acta Cytologica

The Journal of Clinical Cytology and Cytopathology

Vol. 59, No. 1, 2015

Issue release date: January – February

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Acta Cytologica 2015;59:1 (DOI:10.1159/000375267)
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Guidelines for the Cytopathologic Diagnosis of Epithelioid and Mixed-Type Malignant Mesothelioma

Complementary Statement from the International Mesothelioma Interest Group, Also Endorsed by the International Academy of Cytology and the Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology

Hjerpe A. · Ascoli V. · Bedrossian C.W.M. · Boon M.E. · Creaney J. · Davidson B. · Dejmek A. · Dobra K. · Fassina A. · Field A. · Firat P. · Kamei T. · Kobayashi T. · Michael C.W. · Önder S. · Segal A. · Vielh P.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:2-16 (DOI:10.1159/000377697)
Editor's Choice - Free Access
Fine Needle Aspiration

Thyroid Cytopathology with an Emphasis on the ‘Atypical Cells of Uncertain Significance' Category: A 3-Year Audit with Cytohistologic Correlation

Fatman L. · Michelow P.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:17-25 (DOI:10.1159/000369331)

Cytological Findings for the Diagnosis of Primary Thyroid Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue Lymphoma by Fine Needle Aspiration

Kaba S. · Hirokawa M. · Higuchi M. · Suzuki A. · Kojima M. · Miyauchi A.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:26-36 (DOI:10.1159/000369443)

Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology of Lobular Breast Carcinoma and Its Variants

Mucha Dufloth R. · Xavier-Júnior J.C.C. · Moraes Neto F.A. · Janoti dos Santos K. · Schmitt F.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:37-42 (DOI:10.1159/000370211)

Evaluation of Indeterminate Thyroid Cytology by Second-Opinion Diagnosis or Repeat Fine-Needle Aspiration: Which Is the Best Approach?

Gerhard R. · Boerner S.L.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:43-50 (DOI:10.1159/000369332)

Impact of Flow Cytometry in Liver Cytopathology

Bynum J.P. · Duffield A. · Ali S.Z.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:51-60 (DOI:10.1159/000370042)

Utility of DOG1 Immunomarker in Fine Needle Aspirates of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor

Kakkar A. · Mathur S.R. · Jain D. · Iyer V.K. · Nalwa A. · Sharma M.C.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:61-67 (DOI:10.1159/000370057)

Fine-Needle Aspiration Cytological Diagnosis of Neck Masses

Ashraf M.J. · Raad H. · Azarpira N. · Khademi B. · Shishegar M. · Gandomi B. · Hagpanah S. · Adibi P.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:68-76 (DOI:10.1159/000371412)

Review of the Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology: A Local Study in Bohol Island, Philippines

Salillas A.L. · Sun F.C.S. · Almocera E.G.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:77-82 (DOI:10.1159/000371752)
Gynecologic Cytopathology

Cytological Scoring and Prognosis of Poorly Differentiated Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma

Kato R. · Hasegawa K. · Torii Y. · Hirasawa Y. · Udagawa Y. · Fukasawa I.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:83-90 (DOI:10.1159/000375113)

Cytological Diagnoses of Adenocarcinoma in situ of the Cervix: Common Misdiagnoses

Li S. · Tian D. · Li Y.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:91-96 (DOI:10.1159/000375360)

The Fidelity of p16 Staining as a Surrogate Marker of Human Papillomavirus Status in Fine-Needle Aspirates and Core Biopsies of Neck Node Metastases: Implications for HPV Testing Protocols

Holmes B.J. · Maleki Z. · Westra W.H.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:97-103 (DOI:10.1159/000375148)
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Molecular Techniques

Direct Diagnosis of Trichomonas vaginalis Infection on Archived Pap Smears Using Nested PCR

Ziaei Hezarjaribi H. · Taghavi M. · Fakhar M. · Gholami S.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:104-108 (DOI:10.1159/000369772)

Higher Expression of miR-182 in Cytology Specimens of High-Grade Urothelial Cell Carcinoma: A Potential Diagnostic Marker

Wei S. · Bing Z. · Yao Y. · Master S.R. · Gupta P.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:109-112 (DOI:10.1159/000371507)
Novel Insights from Clinical Practice

Fine-Needle Aspiration Cytology of Disseminated Kaposi Sarcoma of the Bone in an AIDS Patient

Yergiyev O. · Mohanty A. · Curran-Melendez S. · Latona C.R. · Bhagavatula R. · Greenberg L. · Silverman J.F.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:113-117 (DOI:10.1159/000369855)
Letter to the Editor

Is Repeated Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy of Nodules with Bethesda Category III (Atypia of Undetermined Significance/Follicular Lesion of Undetermined Significance) Associated with a Decreased or Increased Malignancy Rate?

Kuru B.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:118-119 (DOI:10.1159/000375285)
Letter to the Editor / Reply

Repeated Fine-Needle Aspiration Improves the Diagnostics in Selected Atypia of Undetermined Significance/Follicular Lesion of Undetermined Significance Cases, but Further Studies Are Needed

Kholová I. · Ludvíková M.
Acta Cytologica 2015;59:120 (DOI:10.1159/000380845)