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Clinician-Performed Thyroid Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration.
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PMID:  25041954     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNA) is the key step in selecting most patients with thyroid nodules for or against surgery. Accurate acquisition of cytologic samples from suspicious lesions is achieved by adding ultrasound guidance to optimize targeting as well as to enable sampling from nonpalpable lesions. This article discusses the indications, variations, and technical details of ultrasound-guided FNA.
Gabriel J Tsao; Lisa A Orloff
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Type:  REVIEW    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Otolaryngologic clinics of North America     Volume:  47     ISSN:  1557-8259     ISO Abbreviation:  Otolaryngol. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  2014 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-7-21     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0144042     Medline TA:  Otolaryngol Clin North Am     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  509-518     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2014 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
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