- Diffuse--Type Gastric Cancer in a Young Adult Presenting with Neurological Symptoms and Liver Rupture. Tretjak, Ziga; Cerar, Anton; Pompe-Kirn, Vera // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1992, Vol. 87 Issue 8, p1043
A 27-yr-old man presented with neurological symptoms and subsequent painful liver enlargement. Cranial computerized tomographic scans and gastroseopy were negative. Ultrasound examination revealed nonhomogeneous echo pattern of the enlarged liver; a guided biopsy specimen suggested hepatoma. The...
- Isolated otitis media with effusion in adults: is biopsy of the postnasal space required? Sadr, Amir H.; Sanati, K. A.; Prior, M. // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Oct2009, Vol. 266 Issue 10, p1667
A letter to the editor on the use of biopsy isolated otitis media with effusion in adults is presented.
- Percutaneous guided biopsy for diagnosing suspected primary malignant bone tumors in pediatric patients: a safe, accurate, and cost-saving procedure. Ceraulo, Antony; Ouziel, Antoine; Lavergne, Emilie; Perrier, Lionel; Decouvelaere, Anne-Valérie; Chotel, Franck; Thiesse, Philippe; Marec-Berard, Perrine; Decouvelaere, Anne-Valérie // Pediatric Radiology;Feb2017, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p235
Background:Percutaneous biopsy is the reference diagnostic procedure for adult musculoskeletal tumors. Its place in pediatrics is controversial and open biopsy remains recommended. Objective:To assess diagnostic performance and feasibility of percutaneous biopsy...
- Hepatocellular Carcinoma Metastatic to the Stomach Presenting as Bleeding Multiple Craterogenic Ulcers. Lynch, Patrick; Green, Linda; Jordan, Paul H.; Graham, David Y. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jun1989, Vol. 84 Issue 6, p653
A patient with previous resection of primary hepatocellular carcinoma developed upper intestinal bleeding. Pinch biopsy and needle aspiration biopsy of a submucosal antral lesion seen at endoscopy yielded metastatic hepatoma. We believe this to be the first report of the endoscopic appearance of...
- Dispnea After Appendectomy Operation: Case Report. Arslan, Zeliha; Biyikli, Mithat; Yildiz, Kürsat; Çetinarslan, Berrin; Ilgazli, Ahmet // Medical Journal of Trakya University / Trakya Universitesi Tip F;2010, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p205
Pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis (PLCH) is a rare interstitial lung disease. Its estimated prevalence is two to five cases per million. Young male adults develop the disease most frequently. Greater than 90% of cases of PLCH occur in smokers. Diabetes insipidus (DI) occurs in about 11% to...
- The case for outpatient breast biopsy. Hunt, Thomas K.; Crass, Richard A. // RN;May76, Vol. 39 Issue 5, pOR8
Discusses the excisional breast biopsy of outpatients. Advantages of biopsy; Anesthetic agent use in biopsy; Estimated cost for outpatient biopsy.
- Part 14--techniques of biopsy. // GP: General Practitioner;1/27/2003, p44
Part XIV. Focuses on the technique of conducting a biopsy. Selection of the site of the biopsy; Determination of the lesion in the biopsy; Definition of a punch biopsy.
- Punch Biopsy of the Skin. Zuber, Thomas J. // American Family Physician;3/15/2002, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p1155
Provides information on punch skin biopsy. Materials needed in performing punch biopsy; Procedures for punch biopsy; Complications of punch biopsy.
- The biopsy. GARREN, CHRISTINE // Ploughshares;Winter98/99, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p88
Presents the poem `The Biopsy.'
- Protocol for the Examination of Specimens From Patients (Children and Young Adults) With Rhabdomyosarcoma. Qualman, Stephen J.; Bowen, Jay; Parham, David M.; Branton, Philip A.; Meyer, William H. // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Oct2003, Vol. 127 Issue 10, p1290
Deals with the protocols developed by the College of American Pathologists in reporting surgical specimen examinations for rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) in children and young adults. Technique for RMS diagnosis using immunohistochemistry; Major limitation of a fine-need aspiration biopsy; Variety of...