Challenges and Opportunities
Companion Meeting Program
October 7, 2001
AP – Plenary lecture
Fine needle aspiration in palpable and non-palpable breast lesions
– over the years (Dr. Karin Lindholm, Sweden), sponsored
by Cytyc - lecture notes available for download
AP – Educational session
Presentation of 8 FNAB cases of breast lesion (Moderators:
Betty Lin, Australia; May Chan, Hong Kong)
old female. Suspicious lump left breast; 2 o'clock.
old woman found to have an asymptomative vague mass at well women clinic.
Mammogram showed multiple microcalcification in left breast.
detected stellate lesion in the upper outer quadrant of the breast in
a female aged 50.
Chinese female presented with a breast mass of 3 cm diameter in the right
old woman. Mass left breast.
year of female being followed up by clinical oncologists for a pituitary
adenoma treated nine years ago by radiotherapy. She was found now to have
a hard 4 x 6 cm right breast mass which was clinically suspicious of carcinoma.
old female attended BreastScreen for a routine mammogram where a circumscribed
lesion was detected.
cytospin in FNA of breast
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AP – Companion Meeting
Slide workshop (SS6)*
Cytology Workshop on FNAB of breast lesions (Dr. K.
Lindholm), held in Queen Mary Hospital
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