Role of fine needle aspiration cytology in the preoperative investigation of branchial cysts

Jacqueline Slater, Jonathan W Serpell, Stacey Woodruff, Simon Grodski

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Successful preoperative diagnosis of a branchial cyst requires a systematic approach. The aim of this study was to evaluate methods of investigation of a lateral neck swelling suspicious for a branchial cyst, and to highlight cases where a less benign cause for the swelling should be suspected and therefore management altered appropriately.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)42 - 45
Number of pages4
JournalANZ Journal of Surgery
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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