Fine-needle biopsy

Known as: Biopsy, Fine-Needle, Biopsies, Fine-Needle, Fine-Needle Biopsies 
Using fine needles (finer than 22-gauge) to remove tissue or fluid specimens from the living body for examination in the pathology laboratory and for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND EUS-guided FNA is an efficacious technique for sampling intraintestinal and extraintestinal mass lesions. However… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVES:The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of on-site cytopathological evaluation on the diagnostic yield of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This study prospectively evaluates the accuracy of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) and dynamic magnetic resonance imaging… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND & AIMS Cysts of the pancreas display a wide spectrum of histology, including inflammatory (pseudocysts), benign… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Ultrasound (US) is more sensitive than physical examination alone in determining axillary lymph node involvement… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
AIM To assess the feasibility and diagnostic accuracy of endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle biopsy (EUS-FNAB) in patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Fine-needle biopsy (FNB) is associated with problems, such as tumor seeding, which are probably underestimated. The aim of this… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Computed tomography (CT) was used to guide percutaneous fine-needle biopsy in 150 cases of difficult thoracic lesions; in 76… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Small-bore (22- or 23-gauge) needles were used to aspirate 458 lung masses. Sensitivity for the detection of malignancy by this… (More)
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1975
1975
By ultrasonic scanning, it is possible with reasonable accuracy to demonstrate space occupying lesions in the pancreas, and with… (More)
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