Journal of Cytology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2004  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 97--98

Bile duct hyperplasia — An unusual finding in primary hepatocellular carcinoma


Shanthakumari1, V Pushpavallimohan3, Suma B Pillai2 
1 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pathology, PSG IMS&R, Coimbatore, India
2 Postgraduate, Dept. of Pathology, PSG IMS&R, Coimbatore, India

Correspondence Address:
Shanthakumari
Shanthakumari, Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, PSG Institute, Coimbatore
India

Fine needle aspiration cytology is commonly used in assessing the neoplastic lesions of the liver and is the most sensitive test for diagnosing liver cell malignancies.The diagnosis of primary HCC rests on well defined criteria laid down by many authors in various textbooks of cytology.This case is reported here as bile duct epithelium was present in sheets as against the criteria of absence of bile duct epithelium to diagnose HCC.


How to cite this article:
Shanthakumari, Pushpavallimohan V, Pillai SB. Bile duct hyperplasia — An unusual finding in primary hepatocellular carcinoma.J Cytol 2004;21:97-98


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Shanthakumari, Pushpavallimohan V, Pillai SB. Bile duct hyperplasia — An unusual finding in primary hepatocellular carcinoma. J Cytol [serial online] 2004 [cited 2020 Sep 27 ];21:97-98
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