Biopsies in the Community Lead to Postoperative Complications in Soft Tissue Sarcomas.

@article{Bedi2015BiopsiesIT,
  title={Biopsies in the Community Lead to Postoperative Complications in Soft Tissue Sarcomas.},
  author={Meena Bedi and David M King and Donald A. Hackbarth and John A. Charlson and Keith E. Baynes and John C. Neilson},
  journal={Orthopedics},
  year={2015},
  volume={38 9},
  pages={e753-9}
}
Percutaneous biopsies allow for precise diagnosis in soft tissue sarcomas and have a low rate of complications. However, it is unknown whether biopsies performed in a community setting lead to higher rates of wound complications at the time of resection. The goal of this study was to determine whether percutaneous biopsies performed at a sarcoma center have… CONTINUE READING