FNAC (FINE NEEDLE ASPIRATION FOR CYTOLOGY)

Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC) is a simple, quick and inexpensive method that is used to sample superficial masses like those found in the neck and is usually performed in the outpatient clinic. It causes minimal trauma to the patient and carries virtually no risk of complications. Masses located within the region of the head and neck, including salivary gland ,Breast Tissue and thyroid gland lesions can be readily diagnosed using this technique