Percutaneous lung biopsy with Vim Silverman's biopsy needle

Khanna, B.K. (1975) Percutaneous lung biopsy with Vim Silverman's biopsy needle. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 22 (2). pp. 81-82.

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Abstract

Percutaneous lung biopsy of 49 cases with disseminated or localised pulmonary lesion with Vim Silverman’s biopsy needle resulted in complications in 20 % cases and yielded diagnostic lung tissue in only 8 % cases. On all counts, open lung biopsy appears to be a more practicable and definitive procedure.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Percutaneous Lung Biopsy, Vim Silverman’s biopsy needle, Pulmonary Lesions, Lung Biopsy
Subjects:Surgical Procedures, Operative > Biopsy
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Pathologic Processes > Postoperative Complications
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Coin Lesion, Pulmonary
Respiratory System > Lung
Equipment and Supplies > Needles
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:1549
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:30 May 2006

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