*  Needle-localized biopsy - Wikipedia
Needle-localized biopsy is a procedure that uses very thin needles or guide wires to mark the location of an abnormal area of ... Needle localizations are commonly performed by radiologists before excisional biopsy of breast lesions, using one of a number ... Needle-localized biopsy entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms This article incorporates public domain ... A similar process is used by radiologists to localize known malignancies that have previously undergone core biopsy so that the ...
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*  Breast cancer screening - Wikipedia
Ultrasound may be used to guide the biopsy needle during the procedure. Magnetic resonance imaging is used to guide treatment, ... Half of these women would experience false positives, and one-quarter would undergo unnecessary biopsies. For women in their ... 500 will be incorrectly told they might have breast cancer (false positive). 125 to 250 will undergo breast biopsy. The ... 1,000 of these women would experience false positives, and 250 healthy women would undergo unnecessary biopsies. For women in ...
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*  Duchenne muscular dystrophy - Wikipedia
A small sample of muscle tissue is extracted using a biopsy needle. The key tests performed on the biopsy sample for DMD are ... A muscle biopsy (immunohistochemistry or immunoblotting) or genetic test (blood test) confirms the absence of dystrophin, ... Duchenne was the first to do a biopsy to obtain tissue from a living patient for microscopic examination. Alfredo Ferrari (born ... Muntoni, F. (28 August 2001). "Is a muscle biopsy in Duchenne dystrophy really necessary?". Neurology. 57 (4): 574-575. doi: ...
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*  Soft-tissue sarcoma - Wikipedia
There are two methods for acquisition of tumour tissue for cytopathological analysis; Needle Aspiration, via biopsy needle ... The only reliable way to determine whether a soft-tissue tumour is benign or malignant is through a biopsy. ...
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*  Invasive carcinoma of no special type - Wikipedia
Core needle biopsy. Hematoxylin and eosin stain. Invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast. H&E stain. Histopathology of invasive ... Core needle biopsy. HER-2/neu oncoprotein expression by Ventana immunostaining system. Histopathology of invasive ductal ...
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*  Small-cell carcinoma - Wikipedia
CT-guided core needle biopsy. Neuroimmunology - by Abid R Karim, Birmingham UK, at University of Birmingham Medical School ...
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*  Lung biopsy - Wikipedia
ISBN 978-1-4939-2575-9. DiBardino, DM; Yarmus, LB; Semaan, RW (2015). "Transthoracic needle biopsy of the lung". J Thorac Dis. ... Lung biopsy also plays a role in the diagnosis of interstitial lung disease. Any approach to lung biopsy risks causing a ... A lung biopsy is an interventional procedure performed to diagnose lung pathology by obtaining a small piece of lung which is ... A lung biopsy can be performed percutaneously (through the skin, typically guided by a CT Scan), via bronchoscopy with ...
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*  Percutaneous vertebroplasty - Wikipedia
During the procedure, bone cement is injected with a biopsy needle into the collapsed or fractured vertebra. The needle is ... The needle makes a small puncture in the patient's skin that is easily covered with a small bandage after the procedure. ... and paralysis may ensue because of misplacement of the needle or cement. This particular risk is decreased by the use of X-ray ...
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*  Gleason grading system - Wikipedia
Thorson, Phataraporn; Humphrey, Peter A. (2000). "Minimal Adenocarcinoma in Prostate Needle Biopsy Tissue". American Journal of ... Most often, a urologist or radiologist will remove a cylindrical sample (biopsy) of prostate tissue through the rectum, using ... The system was tested and validated against 20,000 prostatectomy specimens and at least 16,000 biopsy samples. The majority of ... A pathologist microscopically examines the biopsy specimen for certain "Gleason" patterns. These Gleason patterns are ...
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*  Haroutune Armenian - Wikipedia
Armenian HK: Bone and Marrow Needle Biopsy. Leb Med J. 24:245 51;1971. Baghdassarian SA, Armenian HK, Khachadurian AK: Absence ... Reductions in High Risk Drug Use Behaviors Among Participants in the Baltimore Needle Exchange Program, J Acquir Immune Defic ...
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*  Lymph node biopsy - Wikipedia
Needle biopsy Open (excisional) biopsy A needle biopsy involves inserting a needle into a node to obtain the sample. The ... The biopsy needle is then inserted into the node. A sample is removed, pressure is applied to the site to stop the bleeding, ... See Lymphadenectomy#With_sentinel_node_biopsy. However, Sentinel lymph node biopsy for evaluating early, thin melanoma has not ... Lymph node biopsy is a test in which a lymph node or a piece of a lymph node is removed for examination under a microscope (see ...
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*  Safe Harbor Certified Seafood - Wikipedia
Tissue samples are extracted using a modified biopsy needle with quantitative results registering in less than 60 seconds. In ...
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*  Atypical adenomatous hyperplasia - Wikipedia
The needle biopsy rate is less than 1%. Multifocal micronodular pneumocyte hyperplasia (MMPH) in situ pulmonary adenocarcinoma ... It can be a precursor lesion of in situ adenocarcinoma of the lung (bronchioloalveolar carcinoma). In prostate tissue biopsy, ...
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*  Thyroid nodule - Wikipedia
Fine needle biopsy for histopathology is also used. Thyroid nodules are extremely common in young adults and children. Almost ... "Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy of the Thyroid Gland". Thyroid Disease Manager. Archived from the original on 12 July 2017. ... and for guiding fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) or biopsy. High frequency transducer (7-12 MHz) is used to scan the ... It can be divided into six categories: Blood tests may be done prior to or in lieu of a biopsy. The possibility of a nodule ...
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*  Adenoma - Wikipedia
Treatments can include a needle biopsy, and/or removal. Adenomas can also appear in the appendix. The condition is extremely ... Thus, a biopsy is rarely called for, especially if the lesion is homogeneous and smaller than 3 centimeters. Follow-up images ... Biopsy usually confirms the growth to be an adenoma, but, sometimes, excision at surgery is required, especially when the cells ... found at biopsy are of the follicular type. Pituitary adenomas are seen in 10% of neurological patients. A lot of them remain ...
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*  Pleomorphic adenoma - Wikipedia
Tissue sampling procedures include fine needle aspiration (FNA) and core needle biopsy (bigger needle comparing to FNA). Both ... Core needle biopsy can also be done in outpatient setting. It is more invasive but is more accurate compared to FNA with ... Needle biopsy is highly recommended prior to surgery to confirm the diagnosis. More detailed surgical technique and the support ... Jun 2004). "Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of salivary gland lesions in a selected patient population". Arch Otolaryngol Head ...
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*  Childhood leukemia - Wikipedia
Some diagnostic procedures include: A bone-marrow aspiration and biopsy; marrow may be removed by aspiration or a needle biopsy ... A lymph-node biopsy; lymph node tissue is surgically removed to examine under a microscope, to look for cancerous cells. A ... spinal tap: a special needle is placed into the lower back into the spinal canal, which is the area around the spinal cord. ...
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*  Brain tumor - Wikipedia
"Bone metastasis of glioblastoma multiforme confirmed by fine needle biopsy". Acta Neurochirurgica. 141 (5): 551-52. doi:10.1007 ... This is then often confirmed by a biopsy. Based on the findings, the tumors are divided into different grades of severity. ... brain tumor can only be confirmed by histological examination of tumor tissue samples obtained either by means of brain biopsy ...
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*  Vacuum-assisted breast biopsy - Wikipedia
It also offers 10x the tissue of core needle biopsy. Yu, Ying-Hua; Liang, Chi; Yuan, Xi-Zi (2010). "Diagnostic value of vacuum- ... Vacuum-assisted breast biopsy (VAB) is a minimally invasive procedure (Biopsy) to help in the diagnosis of breast cancer. VAB ... assisted breast biopsy for breast carcinoma: A meta-analysis and systematic review". Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 120 ...
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*  Decoy cells - Wikipedia
"BK virus infection in a kidney allograft diagnosed by needle biopsy". American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 26 (4): 671-3. doi: ... Immunohistochemical staining of kidney biopsy sample for polyomavirus (SV40 large T antigen) yielded positive reaction in 2/30 ...
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*  Perineural invasion - Wikipedia
In prostate cancer, PNI in needle biopsies is poor prognosticator; however, in prostatectomy specimens it is unclear whether it ... 2000). "The significance of perineural invasion found on needle biopsy of the prostate: implications for definitive therapy". ...
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*  Unicameral bone cyst - Wikipedia
To begin an operation using steroids, biopsy needles are placed into the cyst and the interstitial fluids are drained. The cyst ...
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*  SurgiScope - Wikipedia
The unit is mounted on the ceiling and can hold instruments such as endoscopy tools, biopsy needles, and electrodes. The ...
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*  Hybrid operating room - Wikipedia
On this 3D image, using dedicated software, the nodules can be marked, along with a planned needle path for the biopsy ( ... 1989). "Transbronchial biopsy and needle aspiration". Chest. 95: 1130-1138. doi:10.1378/chest.95.5.1130. Schreiber, G.; et al ... thus a small portion of sample tissue is taken out in a needle procedure. The needle is advanced through the bronchial tree, or ... The yield rate of biopsies in small nodules is reported to be between 33-50% in tumors smaller than 3 cm. To increase the yield ...
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*  Focal fatty liver - Wikipedia
A fine needle biopsy is often performed to differentiate it from malignancy.. ...
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