In this chapter, epithelial cells of the tracheobronchial tree and alveoli, as well as nonepithelial elements such as macrophages, neutrophils, lymphocytes and eosinophils as they appear in cytologic specimens, are illustrated, and their significance is discussed.
The chapter also includes noncellular elements: Curschmann spirals, Charcot–Leyden crystals, corpora amylacea and psammoma bodies, as well as contaminants.
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