Urinary Cytology and its Relationship to Histology of the Urinary Tract
Most epithelial cells in urine specimens originate from the epithelial lining (predominantly transitional cell epithelium) of the renal pelves, ureters, bladder and urethra (Fig. 1), or neoplasms thereof. Cells from the renal parenchyma play a minor role in urinary cytology.
KeywordsPapillary Tumor Papillary Carcinoma Renal Pelvis Transitional Cell Carcinoma Urothelial Carcinoma
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