Journal of Cytology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2003  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 36--37

Cytodiagnosis of malignant pericardial effusion from renal cell carcinoma


Nisha Marwah1, Anshu Gupta2, Sumiti Gupta2, Uma Singh3, SS Lochab4, B Arora5 
1 Reader, Department of Pathology and CTVS, Pt. BD Sharma, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak 124001, Haryana, India
2 Senior Resident, Department of Pathology and CTVS, Pt. BD Sharma, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak 124001, Haryana, India
3 Professor, Department of Pathology and CTVS, Pt. BD Sharma, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak 124001, Haryana, India
4 Head of CTVS, Department of Pathology and CTVS, Pt. BD Sharma, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak 124001, Haryana, India
5 Professor and Head, Department of Pathology and CTVS, Pt. BD Sharma, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak 124001, Haryana, India

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Nisha Marwah
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The examination of pericardial fluid by cytologic methods has been proved to be of decisive value in the diagnosis of malignant as well as non-malignant conditions. This paper presents a case report of malignant pericardal effusion from renal cell carcinoma.


How to cite this article:
Marwah N, Gupta A, Gupta S, Singh U, Lochab S S, Arora B. Cytodiagnosis of malignant pericardial effusion from renal cell carcinoma.J Cytol 2003;20:36-37


How to cite this URL:
Marwah N, Gupta A, Gupta S, Singh U, Lochab S S, Arora B. Cytodiagnosis of malignant pericardial effusion from renal cell carcinoma. J Cytol [serial online] 2003 [cited 2022 Dec 9 ];20:36-37
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