Ultrasound image-guided core biopsy of the breast

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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
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes


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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology


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