Limitations of preoperative biopsy in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma: comparison to surgical pathology in 405 cases.

Abstract

UNLABELLED Study Type--Diagnostic (cohort) Level of Evidence: 2b. What's known on the subject? and What does the study add? Although there have been many investigations of biopsy for small renal masses, there are scant data on the accuracy of biopsy in the setting of metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC). We report a large series of biopsies and compare… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2012.11124.x

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