Imprint cytology in the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori - Does imprinting damage the biopsy specimen?


Cubukcu A., Gonullu N., Ercin C., Alponat A., Kaur A., Canturk Z., ...More

ACTA CYTOLOGICA, vol.44, no.2, pp.124-127, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1159/000326348
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CYTOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.124-127

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the efficacy of imprint cytology in the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection and whether it damages the biopsy specimen for subsequent histologic examination.