Of these 7 patients, 2 underwent excisional
biopsies, demonstrating an invasive lobular carcinoma in 1, and an intraductal papilloma in the other.
For cases that were found to have a pathologic upgrade in the excisional
biopsy specimen, slides of the excision were reviewed and the histologic findings confirmed.
So long as they agree to avoid pregnancy while on the category X drug, "I've started offering women this option, particularly if they are not interested in an excisional
procedure and are planning on child-bearing; they are really excited to have a nonsurgical option.
biopsy of the left supraclavicular mass staining positive for prostate specific antigen (PSA) and prostate-specific acid phosphatase (PAP) in slides (a) and (b) respectively.
biopsy demonstrated hypervascular lymphoid hyperplasia, which yielded a diagnosis of Castleman disease of the hyaline vascular type.
Comparison of 4,696 vaccinated women with 4,759 women in placebo groups showed reductions of 19% in colposcopy, 22% in cervical biopsy, and 42% in excisional
therapy at an average follow-up of 3.
Numerous reports and guidelines indicate that if a nevus is even slightly suspicious for malignancy, it should be removed by excisional
biopsy or sampled for diagnosis by punch or incisional biopsy.
That's good news for these young women, many of whom can be managed conservatively and spared excisional
Real-time pathologic information aids doctors in various procedures, including guiding removal of tissue in biopsy procedures, delineating margins of cancer in simple excisional
surgeries, and testing for any remaining cancerous tissue in the surgical field during open surgeries.
The comfort of pathologists and oncologists with this shift from excisional
biopsies to FNAC/CNB has been facilitated by the advent of flow cytometry (FC), karyotypic analysis, and molecular diagnostic techniques.
However, it is important to keep in mind the risks of overmanagement and overtreatment of HPV-induced cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) in women aged 21-24 years, who often have transient CIN 2 and are at increased risk for premature delivery and low-birth-weight infants when they are treated with an excisional
procedure--especially when they are treated more than once.
At this point, the decision was made to perform a cystoscopy and excisional
biopsy of the calcified mass at the base of the penis.
In this article we describe a case of an incidental retropharyngeal mass found to be solid ectopic thymus on excisional
Procedure for prolapsed haemorrhoids versus excisional
haemorrhoidectomy--a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Leads to Reduction In Procedures Excisional
theraphy -42% Cervical biopsy -22% Colposcopy -19% Note: Based on an average 3.