Table 1 Cytological appearance of endobronchial ultrasound-transbronchial needle aspiration samples in patients A and B
PatientPathology
ANecrotic debris and sheets of acute inflammatory cells. Scattered multinucleate giant cells and plump epitheloioid histiocytes. Ziehl–Neelsen stain shows alcohol and acid fast bacilli.
BPaucicellular lymph node aspirate with granulomatous inflammation.