fine needle aspiration


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fine needle aspiration

Diagnostics A method of in which a thin or “skinny”–18- to 23-gauge needle is used to suck in cells or tissue bits for diagnoses; the sites selected for FNAs are often guided by radiologists with fluoroscopy, CT, MRI
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Fine needle aspiration diagnosis in HIV related lymphadenopathy in Mangalore, India.
Use of fine needle aspiration for solid breast lesions is accurate and cost-effective.
The present study was aimed to grade breast cancer on fine needle aspiration, which has many advantages over biopsy5 and can be helpful in determination of treatment plan2.
Metastasis of unknown origin: the role of fine needle aspiration cytology.
Evaluation for Granulomatous Inflammation on Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology Using Special Stains.
Fine needle aspiration cytology of thyroid swelling: how useful and accurate is it?
Transvitreal fine needle aspiration biopsy: the influence of intraocular lesion size on diagnostic biopsy results.
Handbook of fine needle aspiration biopsy cytology.
Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology being a minimally invasive technique, is particularly suitable in the sensitive head and neck area where an incisional biopsy may cause problems.
Fine needle aspiration cytology of the right breast mass and the enlarged axillary lymph node was done.
Fine needle aspiration of bone tumours; the clinical, radiological, cytological approach.