Close Menu

Books in a Library

signet ring cells

Fine-needle-aspiration (FNA) Cytology for SRC Type Breast Cancer: 13 Case Reports

This study estimated the nature of SRCs in different histological subtype of breast cancer in department of Ultrasound Diagnosis, the affiliated hospital of Qingdao University, Qingdao, China. It was indicated that its presence may not indicate poor prognosis.


Objective: To investigate the cytohistological findings of 13 breast carcinoma cases with SRCs

Methods: From January 2006 to August 2015, 13 cases of SRC type breast cancer had undergone FNA cytology examination before excisional biopsy or operation. All the histological sections of each case were confirmed to have at least 20% SRCs in the tumor cells. The clini­copathological features of SRC type breast cancer were investigated.

30 Mar, 2017
PDF Attachment: 
Journal Sections: 
Journal Authors: 
e-Published: 02 May, 2017


Manuscripts that are Published Ahead of Print have been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by the Editorial Board of the West Indian Medical Journal. They may appear in their original format and may not be copy edited or formatted in the style guide of this Journal. While accepted manuscripts are not yet assigned a volume, issue or page numbers, they can be cited using the DOI and date of e-publication. See our Instructions for Authors on how to properly cite manuscripts at this stage. The contents of the manuscript may change before it is published in its final form. Manuscripts in this section will be removed once they have been issued to a volume and issue, but will still retain the DOI and date of e-publication.

Subscribe to RSS - signet ring cells
Top of Page