Stereotactic core biopsy of the breast: Results of one-year

Pitre, Brian; Baron, Paul L.
December 1997
American Surgeon;Dec1997, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p1124
Academic Journal
Reviews the results in patients undergoing stereotactic core biopsy (SCB) for mammographically detected breast abnormalities between January 1994 and February 1995. Patients and methods used in the research; Mammographic findings leading to biopsy; Evaluation of the results of SCB attempt; Clinical explanations on the results; Conclusions.


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