Histopathology and Cytology

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Suspicious lumps in the body eg. breast, thyroid, neck, etc can be subjected to a fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC). This technique minimizes trauma and is helpful in diagnosis.

Whenever tissue in the body is surgically removed, this undergoes evaluation by histopathology. This is useful in diagnosing diseases like tuberculosis and cancer.