Efficacy of directed percutaneous fine-needle aspiration
cytology in the diagnosis of intra-abdominal masses.
Although very accurate, lung fine-needle aspiration
(FNA) is subject to diagnostic pitfalls like any other diagnostic technique.
of follicular lesions of the thyroid: diagnosis and follow-up.
Diagnosis of nonprimary pancreatic neoplasms by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration
National Cancer Institute Fine-Needle Aspiration
of Breast Workshop Subcommittees.
WASHINGTON -- Reviewers disagreed on the interpretation of results for 60% of nearly 200 thyroid samples taken by fine-needle aspiration
Evidence-based evaluation of the risks of malignancy predicted by thyroid fine-needle aspiration
cytology of tumors: diagnostic accuracy and potential pitfalls.
Detection of recurrent papillary thyroid carcinoma by thyroglobulin assessment in the needle washout after fine-needle aspiration
of suspicious lymph nodes.
Findings on fine-needle aspiration
biopsy were consistent with a benign cyst.
Adding ultrasound examination of axillary nodes and fine-needle aspiration
of suspicious nodes prior to lumpectomy in women with early-stage breast cancer spared 17 (30%) of 57 women the need for sentinel node biopsy and a second surgery, a study of 274 patients found.
Malignant cutaneous and subcutaneous abdominal wall lesions: A fine-needle aspiration