Percutaneous Liver Biopsy

The extraction of a sample of liver tissue taken via the insertion of a needle through the skin and into the liver.
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Liver fibrosis is part of the structural and functional alterations in most chronic liver diseases. It is one of the main… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND AND AIMS To assess the risk of bleeding after percutaneous liver biopsy, we retrospectively analyzed 629 procedures… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Sampling variability on liver biopsy has been demonstrated in a variety of liver diseases. The objective of this study… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
AIMS To investigate whether hyperechogenicity of liver can reliably be interpreted as liver steatosis and if any concomitant or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND/AIMS/METHODS The diagnosis of cirrhosis is currently based on percutaneous liver biopsy, although this procedure may… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The risk of complications from percutaneous liver biopsy is low, but discomfort is common and complications require… (More)
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1994
1994
A transjugular liver biopsy was performed on 60 patients. Specimens were successfully obtained from 57 (95%) patients. Specimens… (More)
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1993
1993
Control of patient respiration is needed to safely perform percutaneous liver biopsy (PLB) and may be adversely affected by… (More)
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1981
1981
Pneumoscrotum developed after percutaneous liver biopsy in a 5-yr-old boy. Fifteen minutes after the procedure an enlargement of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Sampling variability of liver biopsy was determined in three consecutive biopsy specimens obtained from each of 118 patients… (More)
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