Tru-cut biopsy

Tru-cut biopsy

See Core needle biopsy.
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Ultrasound guided Tru-Cut biopsy was performed after marking the lesion with hook wire localization technique by mammography.
Radiological imaging and tru-cut biopsy results gave rise to suspicion of an unusual malignancy.
Ultrasonography guided tru-cut biopsy revealed liver adenomas.
Tru-cut biopsy was performed on both the elbows, and light microscopy of the Giemsa- and Papanicolaou-stained smears demonstrated abundant granular amorphous material and scattered stacks of slender needle-shaped crystals, associated with chronic inflammatory infiltrate (Figure 3).
[12] In this case, ultrasound-guided transthoracic tru-cut biopsy (TTTCB) procedure may be used.
To emphasise the role of CT-guided Tru-Cut biopsy in early diagnosis of mediastinal lesions.
The patient was diagnosed with invasive carcinoma after undergoing a Tru-cut biopsy (wide-needle) of the mass in the right breast.
These patients were subjected to ultrasonography, fine needle aspiration cytology and tru-cut biopsy to detect fibroadenoma.
Additionally, invasive methods like fine needle aspiration biopsy or Tru-cut biopsy may be necessary in some patients.
The tru-cut biopsy of the prostate was reported as leiomyoma.