Galactography without discomfort using lidocaine/prilocaine anesthetic cream.


BACKGROUND Galactography (ductography) is the technique of choice for studying pathologic nipple discharge. It is sometimes difficult or even impossible to perform cannulation of the ductal orifice because of the discomfort caused to the patient. PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of a eutectic mixture of local anesthetics (EMLA) containing lidocaine and… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/02841850701630318