EBUS-TBNA for the clarification of PET positive intra-thoracic lymph nodes-an international multi-centre experience.


INTRODUCTION To determine the sensitivity and accuracy of endobronchial ultrasound guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) for clarification of the nature of fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography (FDG) positive hilar and/or mediastinal lymph nodes in patients with (suspected) lung cancer. METHODS All consecutive patients who had… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/JTO.0b013e3181914357


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