Monthly Archives: July 2013

Cytology: Doc, Just tell me, “Is This Lump Cancer or Not?”

July 9th, 2013 (No Comments)

Much information can be gathered by observing the cell and/or its surroundings under a light microscope. More than 170 years ago, scientists/pathologists recognized that accurate diagnosis of cancer could be determined by simply observing the structure of the cell under a light microscope. A cytological diagnosis can be simple to perform, saves patients hundreds of […]