December Cyto-econference 2018

11 Dec / 2018 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sondra Forman

Discrepancies and Errors in Cytology Cases with Emphasis on Recognizing the Sources of Errors

Farnaz Hasteh, MD

This webinar with provide a practical review of a few litigation or mis- diagnosed cytology cases that were identified after correlation with the surgical outcomes. Using case-based presentation; this webinar will present challenging gynecological and non-gynecologic cases. The goal of this webinar will be to increase the skills of cytopatholgists and surgical pathologists to recognize potential diagnostic pitfalls in diagnosis. Erroneous diagnosis can cause delay in diagnosis or sometimes overtreatment and unnecessary surgeries. Our goal is to learn from these mistakes and improve our abilities to prevent future ones. Solutions for handling similar cases with the listing of differential diagnosis, clear cytopathology reporting and finally assessment of surgical outcomes will be provided.

Earn 2 credits per webinar