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Thyroid gland
General
Cytology / fine needle aspiration

Reviewer: Shahidul Islam, M.D., Ph.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 29 March 2013, last major update March 2009
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

See also cytology section of specific diagnoses

General
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Recommendations
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Technique
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Drawings
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Technique
Short rapid strokes with only slight changes in direction
Terminology
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Recommended to use:
Limitations
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Adequate specimens
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Inadequate specimens
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False positives
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False negatives
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Lymph nodes
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Additional references
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End of Thyroid gland > General > Cytology / fine needle aspiration


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