Journal of Cytology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2002  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 61--63

Disseminated abdominal endometriosis diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology - A case report


Krishnan R Iyengar1, Sucheeta Mutha2, DS Gangadhara2 
1 Associate Professor, Dept. of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India. PIN-605 006, India
2 Senior Resident, Dept. of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India. PIN-605 006, India

Correspondence Address:
Krishnan R Iyengar
Dept. of Pathology, JIPMER, Pondichery
India

Disseminated endometriosis is an uncommon condition that may be clinically confused with widespread malignancy. Here we report our experience with a case of widespread endometriosis of pelvis and omentum in which fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) was instrumental in making the diagnosis.


How to cite this article:
Iyengar KR, Mutha S, Gangadhara D S. Disseminated abdominal endometriosis diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology - A case report.J Cytol 2002;19:61-63


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Iyengar KR, Mutha S, Gangadhara D S. Disseminated abdominal endometriosis diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology - A case report. J Cytol [serial online] 2002 [cited 2022 Sep 29 ];19:61-63
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