Neelaiah Siddaraju

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  1. ncbi request reprint Use of fine needle aspiration cytology in leprotic lesions: a report of 4 cases
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:235-8. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Cytodiagnostic aspects of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma manifesting with small cell morphology on respiratory specimens: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry 605006, India
    Acta Cytol 54:1018-22. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cytodiagnosis of pleomorphic adenoma with extensive lipometaplasia: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 53:457-9. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cytodiagnosis of cystic pleomorphic adenoma with squamous metaplasia and cholesterol crystals: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 53:101-4. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Pure neuritic leprosy with nerve abscess presenting as a cystic, soft tissue mass: report of a case diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:355-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Cytologic diagnostic pitfall of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans masquerading as primary parotid tumor: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research JIPMER, Pondicherry 605006, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:277-80. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Preoperative fine needle aspiration cytologic diagnosis of spindle cell myoepithelioma of the parotid gland: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 52:495-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytology of epithelioid angiosarcoma: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 52:109-13. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration of follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma presenting with pleural effusion: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:911-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytology in recurrent amelanotic melanoma: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:829-32. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Use of fine needle aspiration cytology in leprotic lesions: a report of 4 cases
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:235-8. 2007
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  2. ncbi request reprint Cytodiagnostic aspects of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma manifesting with small cell morphology on respiratory specimens: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry 605006, India
    Acta Cytol 54:1018-22. 2010
    ..Exfoliation of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma (BAC) cells with small cell morphology in respiratory specimens can cause a diagnostic dilemma, particularly in patients with a history of bronchorrhea...
  3. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cytodiagnosis of pleomorphic adenoma with extensive lipometaplasia: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 53:457-9. 2009
    ..To the best of our knowledge, the fine needle aspiration cytologic features of this distinct morphologic entity have not been docnmented before...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cytodiagnosis of cystic pleomorphic adenoma with squamous metaplasia and cholesterol crystals: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 53:101-4. 2009
    ..Pleomorphic adenoma with extensive squamous metaplasia and cystic change may cause diagnostic confusion both in cytology and histopathology, which stresses the need for a guarded approach while interpreting such lesions...
  5. doi request reprint Pure neuritic leprosy with nerve abscess presenting as a cystic, soft tissue mass: report of a case diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:355-8. 2009
    ..Our case emphasizes the major role of minimally traumatic, FNA technique in the diagnosis of rare cases of clinically unsuspected neuritic leprosies...
  6. doi request reprint Cytologic diagnostic pitfall of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans masquerading as primary parotid tumor: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research JIPMER, Pondicherry 605006, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:277-80. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Preoperative fine needle aspiration cytologic diagnosis of spindle cell myoepithelioma of the parotid gland: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 52:495-9. 2008
    ..Myoepitheliomas with pure spindle cell morphology may simulate a variety of benign or malignant spindle cell soft tissue tumors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytology of epithelioid angiosarcoma: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 52:109-13. 2008
    ..We describe epithelioid angiosarcoma, diagnosed on FNAC, in which a differential diagnosis of histiocytosis and inflammatory granulation tissue was considered...
  9. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration of follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma presenting with pleural effusion: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:911-5. 2007
    ..We report a follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma (FVPTC), diagnosed on fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) of thyroid and lymph nodes and subsequently proved to have metastasized to the pleural cavity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytology in recurrent amelanotic melanoma: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:829-32. 2007
    ..We report a case of recurrent amelanotic melanoma to highlight its varied cytomorphologic features, which may cause diagnostic problems on cytologic and on histologic examinations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pseudoglandular pattern of basaloid cells in pilomatrixoma in the needle aspiration cytology: a case report
    N Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 50:63-5. 2007
    ..A prominent basaloid cell component of pilomatrixoma with a pseudoglandular pattern, which has not been described earlier, may easily lead to a false positive diagnosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cytology of urate milk in gouty arthritis: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:586-8. 2007
    ..Rarely, gouty arthritis may present with effusion containing thick, milky white fluid. We report a case of gouty arthritis, describing cytologic features of the urate milk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Caseous, necrotic material and epithelioid cell granulomas in synovial fluid from a patient with tuberculous infection: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:597-8. 2007
    ..The presence of frank caseous necrotic material and epithelioid cell granulomas in synovial fluid samples is unusual but strongly indicative of tuberculous infection...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytologic diagnosis of erythema nodosum leprosum: a case report
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:800-2. 2007
    ..Recognition and timely management of these patients is critical in order to avoid permanent disability. Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is a simple, effective tool that aids in correct diagnosis and management of ENL...
  15. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical distinction between mesothelial and adenocarcinoma cells in serous effusions: a combination panel-based approach with a brief review of the literature
    Paari Murugan
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 52:175-81. 2009
    ..To avoid diagnostic errors, ancillary techniques like immunohistochemistry are employed. However, results vary and no universal standard has been accepted so far...
  16. ncbi request reprint "Cellular swirls" and similar structures on fine needle aspiration cytology as diagnostic clues to papillary thyroid carcinoma: a report of 4 cases
    Surendra Kumar
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry 605 006, India
    Acta Cytol 54:939-42. 2010
    ..quot;Cellular swirls" are one of the recently recognized criteria for diagnosing papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC). Following its initial description, no publications have appeared in the literature...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytology of oncocytic lipoadenoma of the parotid gland: report of a rare case
    Qutubuddin Chahwala
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 53:437-9. 2009
    ..There are only rare case reports of this distinct entity in which only the histopathologic aspects are discussed. Fine needle aspiration cytologic (FNAC) findings of oncocytic lipoadenoma have not yet been documented...
  18. ncbi request reprint Imprint cytology of axillary lymph nodes in breast carcinoma following neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Aneeth Jegaraj
    Department of Surgery, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 54:685-91. 2010
    ..the efficacy of imprint cytology (IC) in detecting residual axillary metastasis following neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NACT) in order to check its feasibility on sentinel nodes in the posttherapy setting in patients with breast carcinoma..
  19. doi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration biopsy as an initial diagnostic modality in a clinically unsuspected case of invasive maxillary fungal sinusitis: A case report
    Neha Singh
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:290-3. 2010
    ..In addition, if radiologic findings are also available at the time of cytologic examination, a pretherapeutic comment on the invasive nature of the lesion can also be made...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cytologic aspects of T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia presenting as a massive pericardial effusion: a case report
    Debdatta Basu
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 53:337-40. 2009
    ..A cytopathologist needs to adopt a cautious interpretive approach while dealing with a lymphoid-rich pericardial effusion in order to prevent a false negative diagnosis...
  21. doi request reprint Intranuclear cytoplasmic inclusions--an extremely unusual finding in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma: Report of a case diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration biopsy
    Surendra Kumar
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:740-3. 2009
    ..As a result of lack of any such cases in the literature, at present, the significance of this unique finding is not clear, and therefore needs to be investigated, as and when such cases are encountered in the future...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cytomorphologic study of Hashimoto's thyroiditis and its serologic correlation: a study of 150 cases
    Neha Singh
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 53:507-16. 2009
    ..To analyze the cytomorphologic spectrum of Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT) on fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and to correlate cytologic findings with serologic parameters..
  23. ncbi request reprint Role of pro-angiogenic marker galectin-3 in follicular neoplasms of thyroid
    Prabhu Manivannan
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research JIPMER, Puducherry 605 006, India
    Indian J Biochem Biophys 49:392-4. 2012
    ..Limitation of this study was relatively less number of cases studied; however, this data need to be corroborated in larger cohort...
  24. doi request reprint Distinction of intestinal and diffuse types of gastric adenocarcinoma on brush cytology
    Femila Padmavathy
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research JIPMER, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 55:187-92. 2011
    ..To distinguish between the intestinal and diffuse types of gastric adenocarcinoma on brush cytology (BC)...
  25. doi request reprint Role of brush cytology in the diagnosis of Barrett's esophagus: an analysis of eight cases
    Femila Padmavathy
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:60-4. 2011
    ..Owing to its inherent advantage of sampling a wider and circumferential area, a technically well performed brushing procedure is likely to be more representative and superior than multiple endoscopic biopsies...
  26. ncbi request reprint Unusual ovarian malignancies in ascitic fluid: a report of 2 cases
    Paari Murugan
    Department of Pathology and Obstetrics, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgrduate education, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 54:611-7. 2010
    ..A precise tissue diagnosis in these cases may be possible on serous body fluid cytology with a combined clinical and cytopathologic approach...
  27. doi request reprint Primary stromal sarcoma of breast with malignant fibrous histiocytoma-like features causing diagnostic dilemma on fine-needle aspiration cytology in a patient with squamous cell carcinoma of cervix: a case report
    Priyavadhana Rajan Prasad
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:223-8. 2011
    ..In such patients, use of appropriate panel of markers is mandatory for distinguishing between the metastatic SCC from cervix and other more commonly occurring spindle-cell malignancies of the breast...
  28. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytology of primary lymphoid lesions of the orbit: report of four cases
    Rajiv Subramanian
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 51:417-20. 2007
    ..The role offine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in diagnosis and differentiation of primary orbital lymphoid lesions is debatable, and little literature exists on cytodiagnosis of orbital lymphoid lesions...
  29. ncbi request reprint Use of fine needle cytology in the diagnosis of orbital and eyelid mass lesions
    Seyiechutuo Solo
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 53:41-52. 2009
    ..To study the use offine needle cytology (FNC) in the diagnosis of orbital and eyelid lesions...
  30. doi request reprint A comparative analysis of fine-needle capillary cytology vs. fine-needle aspiration cytology in superficial lymph node lesions
    Suraj Sajeev
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:787-91. 2009
    ..Our study convincingly proved the technical superiority of the FNCC technique in cellular lymph node lesions, emphasizing the need for this less publicized procedure to be more widely applied...
  31. ncbi request reprint Needle tract sinus following aspiration biopsy of papillary thyroid carcinoma: a case report
    Adhish Basu
    Department of Surgery, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Acta Cytol 52:211-4. 2008
    ..Fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) of the thyroid is a simple and safe investigation. Dissemination of malignant cells during FNA for papillary thyroid carcinoma is extremely uncommon...
  32. doi request reprint Significance of intercellular spaces (windows) in effusion fluid cytology: a study of 46 samples
    Paari Murugan
    Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 36:628-32. 2008
    ..Intercellular windows, though a feature of reactive mesothelial cell populations, can also be found in cases of ciliated adenocarcinomas and may not have a significant predictive value...
  33. ncbi request reprint Benign skin adenexal tumor vs. hemangioma: diagnostic pitfall due to cytologic sampling error
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Acta Cytol 52:378-80. 2008
  34. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration biopsy in pigmented basal cell carcinoma
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Acta Cytol 52:509-11. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint Cytology of pseudomyxoma peritonei associated with well-differentiated appendiceal adenocarcinoma
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Acta Cytol 52:391-4. 2008
  36. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration cytology of Warthin-like tumor of the thyroid
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Acta Cytol 51:667-8. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration biopsy of pleomorphic adenoma and adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lacrimal gland
    Neelaiah Siddaraju
    Acta Cytol 52:515-7. 2008