FNA


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FNA

Abbreviation for fine-needle aspiration biopsy.

FNA

Fine needle aspiration, see there.
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The Yemeni forces captured a number of Saudi military bases in Jizan province, Yemeni Army Commander Ebrahim Moussa al-Hamdani told FNA.
Using the LC-MS/MS method, we analyzed 73 FNA samples previously analyzed for Tg with the Beckman Coulter Access[TM] Tg-IA.
This study designed with the goal of creating a complete quantitative scoring system for breast FNA (or at least the way to achieve to it) with regard to real importance of different criteria after the end of study, and finding a statistical algorithm for obtaining practical cut offs for separating these scores to malignant and non malignant reports.
The FNA chief appreciated Afghan officials for their cooperation and granting the necessary license for operation of Fars News Agency's bureau.
The purpose of this study is to investigate if a positive UFISH test result on pancreatic FNA specimens would have the same implications in the diagnosis of pancreatic adenocarcinoma as a positive UFISH test result has for the diagnosis of adenocarcinoma in biliary strictures.
It's a hollow victory for the FNA, however, as the government is now refusing to employ retired nurses, which was customary, even though they were paid only new graduate salaries.
FNA was been performed on 200 patients with thyroid nodules during 2004-2005 in the endocrinology department of Hamadan University of Medical Science, Iran.
With the extra backing, Zahra Zomorrodian, producer and founder of FNA, believes the film is well placed to become a world-wide success and help her business become a major player in the movie industry.
The general consensus is that a markedly elevated iPTH level by FNA is diagnostic of parathyroid tissue and is a simple and efficient tool to use preoperatively.
Gupta presented a comparative trial pitting her PCR assay against FNA in 28 patients with benign and 32 with malignant thyroid disease.
As in our case, open biopsy is an appropriate procedure following nondiagnostic FNA in a unilateral parotid mass with an otherwise negative workup.
Wilson describes FNA as "sort of like the Elks Club -- people are asked to join, and are compatible and hold a common set of values.