Ultrasound guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy of metastases in nonpalpable supraclavicular lymph nodes in lung cancer patients


KENDIRLINAN R., OZKAN G., Bayram M. , Bakan N. D. , TUTAR M., GUR A., ...Daha Fazla

MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, cilt.6, ss.220-225, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/2049-6958-6-4-220
  • Dergi Adı: MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.220-225

Özet

Background and objectives: To assess frequency and significance of enlarged nonpalpable supraclavicular lymph nodes with routine ultrasound (US) evaluation and US-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) for the diagnosis and staging of patients with lung cancer.