Unknown Case - March, 2012

Following are six slide images with unknown diagnosis. Use your ThinPrep® diagnostic skills to identify this disorder. After you've studied the slides, scroll to the bottom and click on the Book of Answers to display the diagnosis.

Patient information: Female, Age 63

Clinical information: History of smoking and long term use of inhalers for asthma; spindle cell tumor in abdomen, possible outside of the colon.

Specimen type: Bronchial Lavage

Specimen preparation: ThinPrep® Non Gyn