55 male swelling over forearm. aspirated brown coloured fluid.cytosmears showed karyorrhectic debris, degenerated neutrophils, eosinophils and few filamentous structures.



Inflammatory exudate Many eosinophils Debris in background RO parasitic etiology Sug.clinical correlation and biopsy and lmaging

Exudate AFB Stain,Gram Stain and C/S for needful.

Acute on Chronic inflammatory cystic lesion possibly parasitic infestation

The 'filamentous' structures are not fungus. This seems like abscess fluid only.

Fungus can cause abcess.... Need PAS

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infected cyst parasitic one.

Abscess, exclude, TB do ZN stain

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Parasitic infestation ? myogenic cysticercosis

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