Vacuum-Assisted Biopsy

Known as: VACB, vacuum-assisted core biopsy 
A procedure in which a small sample of tissue is removed from the breast. An imaging device is used to guide a hollow probe connected to a vacuum… (More)

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2012
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2012
AIM To assess the clinical impact of a new patient management pathway incorporating vacuum-assisted biopsy for lesions of… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE To perform a meta-analysis to report pooled estimates for underestimation of invasive breast cancer (where core-needle… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate a new method for performing MRI-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy in a… (More)
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2003
2003
HYPOTHESIS Ultrasound-guided vacuum-assisted biopsy (UGVAB) can serve as an efficient tool for the diagnosis and excision of… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To determine if a subset of atypical ductal hyperplasia (ADH) lesions diagnosed at 11-gauge, directional, vacuum-assisted… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE This investigation compares the frequency of histologic underestimation of breast carcinoma that occurs when a large… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE To evaluate stereotactic, percutaneous, directional, vacuum-assisted breast biopsy of atypical ductal hyperplasia (ADH… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE To compare histologic findings of atypical ductal hyperplasia (ADH) at 14-gauge, directional, vacuum-assisted breast… (More)
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1997
1997
A recently developed method of minimally invasive breast biopsy involves use of a directional, vacuum-assisted instrument. Use of… (More)
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1997
1997
PURPOSE To compare commercially available 14-guage core biopsy guns and 11- and 14-gauge, directional, vaccum-assisted biopsy… (More)
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