incision biopsy

in·ci·sion bi·op·sy

removal of only a part of a lesion by cutting into it.

in·ci·sion bi·op·sy

(in-sizh'ŭn bī'op-sē)
Removal of only a part of a lesion by incising into it.
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One month before this visit, she had undergone an incision biopsy of her labial mass at the provincial hospital, and the pathological report indicted only apocrine hidrocystoma.
An incision biopsy of the fracture site and soft tissue were performed under general anaesthesia.
An incision biopsy of the lesion from the maxillary sinus was submitted to the Department of Oral Pathology at Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital.
Excision and incision biopsy had 100% tissue diagnostic yield with 32.5% were reactive lymphadenopathy followed by tubercular lymphadenitis which were 20.9%, 18.6% were metastatic cancer, 13.9% were thyroid lesions of which goiter was the most common, 9.3% were cystic swellings and 4.7% were salivary gland lesions including sialadenitis.
For larger tumours, acceptable preoperative biopsy techniques for tissue diagnosis are core needle and incision biopsy. [6] Fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) is reported as unreliable in most studies, although a study by Hirachand et al.
[7] FNAC has revolutionized the diagnosis of cervical lymphadenopathy, decreasing the morbidity of excision or incision biopsy of lymph node.
Summary of clinical course and interventions Year Presentation + intervention 1987 Primary excision 1989 Lesion recurred, re-excised 1990 Painful scar, wide local excision 1990 Two further excisions + skin grafts + radiotherapy 1991 Lesion recurred, 2 further excisions + skin grafts 2008 Ulceration, incision biopsy and subsequent further excisions and radial forearm free flap
An incision biopsy was taken from the lesion, which revealed superficial and deep perivascular, nodular and interstitial, bottom-heavy infiltrate comprised predominantly of lymphocytes, which showed a marked crush artifact (Figures 2-4).
The investigators divided the population by biopsy type: wide excision biopsy (279 patients), narrow excision biopsy (109), excision biopsy with positive margins (52), and incision biopsy (31).
Diagnosis of actinomycosis was could have been established by incision biopsy. Resolution of infection, while conserving the breast, may had been achieved by timely diagnosis, limited surgery, and effective antibiotic therapy.
(26) In situations where the size of the primary lesion prevents a diagnostic excision biopsy, an incision biopsy of a representative area of the lesion is acceptable.
An incision biopsy of the lesion was carried out electively.