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examination of tissues or liquids from the living body to determine the existence or cause of a disease

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Systematic review and meta-analysis on the diagnostic performance of FDG-PET/CT in detecting bone marrow involvement in newly diagnosed Hodgkin lymphoma: is bone marrow biopsy still necessary?
A bone marrow biopsy performed at that time showed hypocellular bone marrow, with a [lambda] clonal plasma cell population (6%) shown by immunohistochemistry, and focal amyloid deposition in the vascular wall.
Of note, 81% (22/25) of patients diagnosed with TB had already started TB treatment at time of bone marrow biopsy.
In suspected APL with t(15;17) cases, a bone marrow biopsy and aspirate are quickly obtained for cellular differentials, histology studies, myeloperoxidase activity, and cell antigen marker testing.
Before she could undergo the original and planned bone marrow biopsy, our patient developed venous thrombosis in the left popliteal vein.
A repeat bone marrow biopsy 6 days prior to the cessation of respiration demonstrated no improvement in the underlying lymphoma and myelodysplastic syndromes.
Their starting point is spontaneous recovery of the case and the lack of the reporting of the fat content in bone marrow biopsy.
Bone marrow biopsy / splenic aspiration were advised for demonstration of amastigote form [Leishman Donovan, (LD) bodies] of the parasite but due to unwillingness of participants it could not be done initially.
AML patients, he explained, typically receive a 7-day course of chemotherapy, followed about 4 to 7 days later by a bone marrow biopsy to determine efficacy of treatment.
Bob was finally diagnosed adequately by a doctor in a cancer hospital in Columbia, Missouri who did a bone marrow biopsy.
Eventually a bone marrow biopsy aspiration was performed and they found her bone marrow was completely empty.
A bone marrow biopsy from the iliac crest was performed to evaluate anemia.
But I was waiting on the results of a bone marrow biopsy before going public,' said Mike.
Its major product lines in these areas include the Vertemax Vertebral Augmentation System, Achieve(R), Temno(R) and Tru-Cut(R) biopsy needles and trays and Jamshidi(R) bone marrow biopsy needles.
quintana was isolated from a bone marrow biopsy specimen, and the bacterium was identified by using molecular biologic methods.