Needle biopsy of pluera

Mittal, O.P.; Singh, R.P. and Katiyar, S.K. (1977) Needle biopsy of pluera. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 24 (4). pp. 163-164.

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Abstract

Punch biopsy of pleura was performed by Abrams needle in 70 cases of pleural effusion where diagnosis could not be established through other routine procedures. An adequate tissue for histological study was obtained in 62 cases (88.6%) and a histological diagnosis was established on 40 cases (64.5%). No major complications were encountered.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Punch Biopsy, Pleural, Pleural Effusion, Biopsy
Subjects:Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases > Pleural Effusion
Equipment and Supplies > Needles
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Biopsy
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:1789
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:19 October 2006

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