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Biopsies in oncology.

Abstract
Imaging-guided percutaneous biopsies in patients in oncology provide an accurate diagnosis of malignant tumors. Percutaneous biopsy results are improved by correct use of sampling procedures. The risks of percutaneous biopsy are low and its complications are generally moderate. These risks can be reduced using aids such as blund tip introducers, hydrodissection and correct patient positioning. The multidisciplinary team meetings dialogue between oncologist, surgeon and radiologist correctly defines the indications in order to improve the treatment strategies.
AuthorsC de Bazelaire, A Coffin, S Cohen, A Scemama, E de Kerviler
JournalDiagnostic and interventional imaging (Diagn Interv Imaging) 2014 Jul-Aug Vol. 95 Issue 7-8 Pg. 647-57 ISSN: 2211-5684 [Electronic] France
PMID25043316 (Publication Type: Journal Article)
CopyrightCopyright © 2014. Published by Elsevier Masson SAS.
Topics
  • Biopsy, Needle (instrumentation, methods)
  • Equipment Design
  • Humans
  • Neoplasms (pathology)

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