Digital Case

of the month

Digital Slide Images Made Possible by Microscope Central & Microvisioneer.

Every month, a new mystery case is featured for you to crack. These digital scans are like you're looking through your microscope, but even better!

1. Read the case history.
2. Click on the slide image.
3. Review the digital slide.
4. Come back to this page to reveal the answer. 
5. See you next month for another case!

June 2023: Jasmine the cat

  • 13 year old female, spayed cat. Recent history of anorexia and lethargy.

  • On presentation, a FAST scan of the abdomen revealed a thickened intestinal segment and a nearby enlarged abdominal lymph node. The lymph node was aspirated for review.

Click the slide image below to review the lymph node cytology under your virtual microscope-- What is your diagnosis? 

A window will open for you to review the slide. You can scan the slide and zoom in/out. When you're done, come back here to reveal the answer. 

Meet our friends at Microscope Central.

Microscope Central is a leading provider of name brand microscopes and accessories and is your point of access to over 80 years of microscopy experience and expertise. Since 1936, we have been serving the clinical, educational and industrial microscope markets. From student microscopes to research grade fluorescence microscopes and digital cameras, Microscope Central offers a comprehensive selection of high quality instruments, including new and refurbished products and an extensive inventory of replacement parts.

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Meet our friends at Microvisioneer.

Upgrade your microscope to a manual slide scanner with Microvisioneer manualWSI slide scanning software. Scan your slides at the highest quality right away on your desk. It is intuitive, it is
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Want to check out the software that I used to create this slide? (use the code CYTOSCHOOL in the 'Request Quote' form message field to save 10% on a manualWSI permanent scanning license)

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