In recent years immunocytochemistry has become an important addition to diagnostic cytology. Its routine application in cytology, however, has not yet reached the practical levels it has achieved in diagnostic histopathology. This review examines the values and limitations of immunocytochemistry in diagnostic cytology and addresses some of the most common technical and analytical factors that can affect the outcome of the procedure.
- Diagnostic cytology
- Tumor classification
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pathology and Forensic Medicine