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How quickly patients get the results of a biopsy depends on the hospital and the seriousness of the case.
Diagnostic percutaneous transthoracic needle biopsy does not affect survival in stage I lung cancer.
Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded skin biopsy specimens of the inoculation eschars were cut to 3 gm in thickness and stained with hematoxylin-eosin-saffron by routine staining methods.
In addition, needle biopsy omits the need for surgery in most instances, since the majority of breast lesions prove benign.
The ATEC[R] system is a precision air-powered biopsy device that allows doctors to reach, cut and collect tissue samples through a one time needle insertion.
Understanding the limitations of biopsy has important clinical implications.
The coaxial biopsies were done using 17 or 19 gauge Temno (Bauer Medical, Clearwater, Fla) or Monopty (Bard, Livingston, Ga) guides with their corresponding 18 and 20 gauge biopsy guns and 20 or 22 gauge Chiba (Cook, Bloomington, Ind) needles.
Ulceration was present in 6% of patients, and 37% had a positive deep margin on the shave biopsy.
in cooperation with the University of Colorado to commercialize a revolutionary optical biopsy technology designed to improve the accuracy and reliability of prostate biopsies and the diagnosis of prostate cancer.