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Tumor oxygenation predicts for the likelihood of distant metastases in human soft tissue sarcoma.
This study was performed to explore the relationship between tumor oxygenation and treatment outcome in human soft tissue sarcoma. Twenty-two patients with nonmestastatic, high-grade, soft tissueExpand
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The National Cancer Institute Thyroid fine needle aspiration state of the science conference: a summation
On October 22 and 23, 2007, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) hosted "The NCI Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) State of the Science Conference," a two-day gathering in Bethesda, Maryland. ItsExpand
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A systematic review and meta-analysis of the diagnostic accuracy of fine-needle aspiration cytology for parotid gland lesions.
The clinical usefulness of fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) for the diagnosis of parotid gland lesions is controversial. Many accuracy studies have been published, but the literature has notExpand
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Lymph node recovery from colorectal resection specimens removed for adenocarcinoma. Trends over time and a recommendation for a minimum number of lymph nodes to be recovered.
Recovery of pericolorectal lymph nodes from colectomy specimens has long been part of colorectal cancer staging. Recently, adjuvant therapy has been added for high stage carcinomas, providing furtherExpand
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Standardized terminology and nomenclature for pancreatobiliary cytology: The Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology Guidelines
The Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology has developed a set of guidelines for pancreatobiliary cytology including indications for endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) guided fine-needle aspiration (FNA)Expand
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The influence of rapid onsite evaluation on the adequacy rate of fine-needle aspiration cytology: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Rapid onsite evaluation (ROSE) has the potential to improve the adequacy rates of fine-needle aspiration (FNA) cytology. Studies have obtained variable results on the influence of ROSE. We conductedExpand
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Thyroid Aspiration Cytology: Current Status
In the adult population, thyroid nodules are common and are increasingly detected by ultrasound examination or other scanning techniques. Depending on their size and ultrasonographic features, theseExpand
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Fine‐needle aspiration in the diagnosis of head and neck lesions: A review and discussion of problems in differential diagnosis
  • L. Layfield
  • Medicine
  • Diagnostic cytopathology
  • 1 December 2007
Fine‐needle aspiration (FNA) has become the predominant initial diagnostic technique for lesions at a number of sites within the head and neck. The technique has achieved this level of usage becauseExpand
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Reporting of fine needle aspiration (FNA) specimens of salivary gland lesions: A comprehensive review
Currently, there is no uniform classification scheme available for reporting of salivary gland fine‐needle aspiration (FNA) specimens. Recently, an International group of pathologists has recommendedExpand
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Sources of diagnostic error in fine needle aspiration of the thyroid
Smears obtained from 795 patients with suspicious thyroid nodules by fine needle aspiration (FNA) of the thyroid gland were seen over a 5‐year period at the UCLA Center for the Health Sciences. FromExpand
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