The diagnostic ability of core needle biopsy in nodular thyroid disease


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Aysan E. , KIRAN T. , IDIZ U., GULER B. , AKBULUT H., KUNDUZ E. , ...More

ANNALS OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF ENGLAND, vol.99, no.3, pp.233-236, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 99 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1308/rcsann.2016.0331
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF ENGLAND
  • Page Numbers: pp.233-236

Abstract

INTRODUCTION Non-diagnostic results of fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) remain an important limitation of this technqiue. The aim of our study was to evaluate the results of core needle biopsy (CNB) of thyroid nodules and its effectiveness in non-diagnostic FNAB cases.