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Table 1 Cytologic diagnostic categories

From: Diagnostic role of fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in the evaluation of salivary gland swelling: an institutional experience

Cytologic diagnostic category Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Non-diagnostic 8 4.3%
Inflammatory/non-neoplastic 74 39.6%
Benign neoplasm 64 34.2%
Suspicious for malignancy 23 12.2%
Malignant 18 9.6%