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Journal of Thyroid Research
Volume 2014, Article ID 430510, 5 pages
Research Article

Correlation of Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology Findings with Thyroid Function Test in Cases of Lymphocytic Thyroiditis

1Department of Pathology, D.D.U. Hospital, Harinagar, New Delhi, India
2Department of Pathology, Saraswathi Institute of Medical Sciences, Anwarpur, Pilkhuwa, Hapur, Uttar Pradesh 245304, India

Received 30 November 2013; Revised 4 March 2014; Accepted 19 March 2014; Published 6 April 2014

Academic Editor: Giovanni Tallini

Copyright © 2014 Neelam Sood and Jitendra Singh Nigam. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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