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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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He reported two cases in which patients presenting with thyroid nodules under- went fine-needle aspiration biopsy.
Our study demonstrates that fine-needle aspiration biopsy samples obtained from the tumor base (scleral approach) and the apex (transvitreal approach) may yield disparate results.
Indeterminate fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the thyroid: identification of subgroups at high risk for invasive carcinoma.
Aspiration biopsy of the kidney, including report of a case of amyloidosis diagnosed in 1944 and investigated at autopsy.
Findings on fine-needle aspiration biopsy were consistent with a benign cyst.
Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of chromophobe renal cell carcinoma and oncocytoma: comparison of cytomorphologic features.
Early detection includes fine needle aspiration biopsy of solitary nodules, or of unusually prominent, hard or rapidly growing nodules in multinodular goiter," said Velarde.
Fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) is a well-established technique for the diagnosis of neoplasms in both superficial and deep-seated organs.
Fine-needle aspiration biopsy was nondiagnostic, but it detected no malignant cells.
Male breast lesions: gynecomastia and its distinction from carcinoma by aspiration biopsy cytology.
Findings on fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the mass and incisional biopsy of the postauricular extension were consistent with apleomorphic adenoma.
Although the authors do not advocate the use of fine-needle aspiration biopsy in the initial diagnosis of soft tissue tumors, it would add to the fascicle if updated information on fine-needle aspiration biopsies were discussed.