Ultrasound-guided thyroid nodule fine-needle biopsies--comparison of sample adequacy with different sampling techniques, different needle sizes, and with/without onsite cytological analysis.

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Cerit M. N. , YÜCEL C. , Gocun P. U. , POYRAZ A. , Cerit E. T. , TANERİ F.

Endokrynologia Polska, cilt.66, sa.4, ss.295-300, 2015 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 66 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5603/ep.2015.0037
  • Dergi Adı: Endokrynologia Polska
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.295-300


Introduction: The aim of this study was to compare the diagnostic adequacy of thyroid samples obtained by aspiration or capillary biopsy techniques, with 22 or 27 gauge needles, and with or without onsite cytological analysis (OCA).