Diagn Interv Imaging 2013 Jun 19;94(6):575-91. Epub 2013 Apr 19.
There has been considerable progress in recent years in both diagnostic and interventional breast imaging. Percutaneous procedures improve multidisciplinary management and provide patients with better information. Biopsies allow precise and accurate diagnosis avoiding repeated examinations causing the patient anxiety and unnecessary surgical procedures. Read More
Head Neck 2013 Nov 2;35(11):1679-80. Epub 2013 Sep 2.
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Kantonsspital AG, Aarau, Switzerland.
Head Neck 2013 Nov 2;35(11):1679. Epub 2013 Sep 2.
Department of Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine and ARUP Laboratories, Salt Lake City, Utah.
J Surg Oncol 2017 Dec 26;116(7):870-876. Epub 2017 Jun 26.
Department of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea.
Background And Objectives: To compare US-guided core-needle biopsy (USCNB) and US-guided fine-needle aspiration (USFNA) of suspicious cervical lymph nodes for staging workup of malignancies in locations other than the head and neck using propensity score matching (PSM).
Methods: This retrospective cohort study included 108 patients who underwent USFNA and 1058 who underwent USCNB for suspicious cervical lymph nodes detected by imaging modalities during the staging workup for malignancies located in regions other than the head and neck. The primary outcome was defined as the inconclusive results. Read More