Differences in accuracy and underestimation rates for 14- versus 16-gauge core needle biopsies in ultrasound-detectable breast lesions

Background/Objective: Core needle biopsy (CNB) was widely used in the diagnosis of ultrasound-detectable breast lesions. We aimed at assessing the diagnostic performance differences between 14- and 16-gauge ultrasound-guided core biopsies. Methods: This retrospective study enrolled patients receivin...

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Main Authors: Hung-Wen Lai, Hwa-Koon Wu, Shou-Jen Kuo, Shou-Tung Chen, Hsin-Shun Tseng, Ling-Ming Tseng, Dar-Ren Chen
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Elsevier 2013-04-01
Series:Asian Journal of Surgery
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Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1015958412001339