Ulcerated Lesions in the Left Forearm Along with Axillary Lymph Node

  • Pranab Dey


In this chapter fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) of an axillary lymph node in an adult male with ulcerated lesions in the left forearm is discussed.


Dermatopathic lymphadenitis Metastatic carcinoma Mycosis fungoides Malignant melanoma 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
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  1. 1.Department of Cytology and Gynecologic PathologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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