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How Long Does It Take To Get Results From Cytology
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How long does it typically take to receive the results from a urine cytology? It's been 9 days and I still haven't received the results.
Cytology: It depends on the pathology lab. Generally 4-5 working days unless they have to send it out to a larger lab. In those instances it can take a 7 or more working days. ...Read more
Go ahead with test: A urine cytology is a test from a voided urine to allow pathologic assessment of the urothelial cells which line the bladder, ureters, and interior of the kidneys. It is usually ordered when you have had blood in the urine previously to make sure the blood is not from a potential malignancy. You may have some blood contamination from your period but this should not affect the urothelial cells. ...Read more
I received results of my 2nd cytology, no malignancies but it showed squamos & urothelial cells. Should I be concerned? Ihad a kidney stone in sept.
Cytology report says : Benign squamous cells with leukocytes. No dyskaryosis seen. What does this mean? Is it necessary to take vaccination?
Normal cytology: The findings you have reported mean that the cells examined under the microscope were normal. If you are referring the the HPV vaccine, you are older than the recommended age group for administration unless you have never had sex. Discuss the vaccine with your doctor for clarification. ...Read more
Had sputum cytology test come back with atypical results, but not cancerous, I just has a CT scan and all clear as well. What could this be?
Spinal tap results. Csf beta% raised slighty. Csf albumin raised slighty. Cytology report showed increased immature and mature lymphocytes and monocyt?
Check with oncology: The cytology report is a bit concerning and you need to follow-up with your oncologist. Anytime you see increased lymphocytes in the absence of an infection, you have to watch for lymphoma. Your oncologist should be able to give you more information depending on how increased the lymphocyte # is above the normal for your lab. ...Read more
I had a urine cytology done because last 4 months moderate blood is in my urine alot of lower belly and back pain test results showed moderate blood a?
Is the cytology results normal? I have been having blood in my urine for 6 weeks. 5 weeks ago I got diagnosed with a UTI and treated but the bleeding continued. Three weeks ago I had bloodwork, a urinalysis and an ultrasound of the kidneys done. My cbc
Cytology: Is the study of cells, where they came from, how they work, how they go wrong, etc. ...Read more
Pretty much: Accurate histopathologic evaluation of lymphomas requires a tissue biopsy, preferably an intact lymph node. Fnas suggesting the presence of a lymphoma should be followed up with a definitive tissue biopsy. Some centers use fna as an initial screening test to determine if the patient's lymphadenopathy is a benign reactive form. The accurate diagnosis of lymphoma based on fna is not possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For Diagnosis: Depending on the location, the primary cause may need to be investigated, malignancies can be detected, metabolic or infectios diseases, parasitic infestations, foreing bodies etc. ...Read more
I had 2 cystoscopies, 2 ultrasounds and 2 CT scans in sept. 2015, and 3 more US and 2 cytologies last month. Is this testing sufficient for hemturia?
Yes: In short, yes, pneumonia can cause abnormal cells to show up on a sputum cytology- typically we see bacteria or fungus, both possible causes of the pneumonia. Did your doctor or the report tell you exactly what kind of abnormal cells are present? That can say a lot about the source of the abnormal cells. There are numerous other causes for abnormal cells on cytology so talk to your doc to clarify. ...Read more
Yes, but...: Many cancers do not shed their cells into the urine. The decision to pursue a further workup in the absence of a positive urine cytology is your physician's, with your input of course. If I had new hematuria, i'd have imaging even with negative cytology. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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