Use of ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy in the management of thyroid disease

Sabel, Michael S.; Haque, Danish; Velasco, Jose M.; Staren, Edgar D.
August 1998
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p738
Academic Journal
Discusses the results of a study on the use of ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in the management of thyroid disease. Characteristics of the thyroid nodules of patients in the study; Use of ultrasound to decrease nondiagnostic biopsies by visualizing lesions and guiding biopsy needles.


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