June 30, 2017

Diagnosing Lung Cancer on Small Specimens (Video)

Molecular pathologist shares adenocarcinoma case

In this video, Jordan Reynolds, MD, anatomic and molecular pathologist at Cleveland Clinic’s Robert J. Tomsich Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute, discusses how fluorescence in situ hybridization testing ultimately gave a patient with adenocarcinoma options for less toxic chemotherapy.

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Dr. Reynolds begins this three-minute video with an analysis of a slide obtained from an endobronchial ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration. Watch as he demonstrates the diagnosis of lung cancer from small specimens:

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