Ultrasound image-guided core biopsy of the breast

Vicki Klimberg, Amy Rivere

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Abstract

Results of partial mastectomy or lumpectomy including margin negativity are improved when preoperative diagnosis is obtained. This article describes the various techniques, instruments, utility and complications of the techniques. Emphasis is given to ultrasound (US) usefulness and effectiveness.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number33
JournalChinese Clinical Oncology
Volume5
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Breast cancer
  • Breast surgery
  • Core needle biopsy (CNB)
  • Excisional biopsy
  • Vacuum-assisted biopsy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Medicine(all)

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