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Pattern of tuberculous lymphadenitis diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria.
The cytopathology of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast: a detailed analysis of fine needle aspiration cytology of 58 cases compared with 101 invasive ductal carcinomas.
Since the commercial launch of Afirma in January 2011, Veracyte has processed over 50,000 fine needle aspiration (FNA) samples for evaluation using Afirma and has performed more than 10,000 GECs to resolve indeterminate cytopathology results.
Metaplastic (infarcted) Warthin's tumour of the parotid gland: A possible consequence of fine needle aspiration biopsy.
Diagnostic utility of fine needle aspiration cytology in HIV-infected patients with lymphadenopathy.
The global market for breast biopsy devices is comprised of vacuumassisted biopsy (VAB) capital equipment and disposables, core needle biopsy (CNB) disposables, and fine needle aspiration (FNA) devices.
Yet many of these women will undergo an extensive diagnostic work-up involving multiple tests, such as diagnostic mammography or fine needle aspiration.
However, the original RNA sample - derived from fine needle aspiration and laser capture microdissection (LCM) - is consumed during traditional, solution-phase amplification processes.
2-4) According to the "National Cancer Institute (NCI) Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration State of the Science Consensus Conference," every patient with a palpable thyroid nodule is a candidate for FNA procedure.
What: Continuing Medical Education Seminar on Fine Needle Aspiration Breast Biopsy (FNAB).