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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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.
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