Ultrasound-guided minimally invasive interventions in gynecologic oncology


Authors: M. Zikán
Authors‘ workplace: Onkogynekologické centrum, Gynekologicko-porodnická klinika 1. LF UK a VFN, Praha, přednosta prof. MUDr. A. Martan, DrSc.
Published in: Ceska Gynekol 2014; 79(6): 487-490

Overview

Objective:
To present our experience with ultrasound-guided minimally invasive bioptic techniques in gynecologic oncology.

Subject:
Original paper.

Setting:
Gynecological Oncology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charles University, First Faculty of Medicine and General Faculty Hospital, Prague.

Subject and method:
Minimally invasive ultrasound-guided biopsy may be done in patients with primary inoperable disease, suspicious recurrence of gynecological or non-gynecological malignancy or in case of diagnostic uncertainty of pelvic tumor origin.

Conclusion:
Ultrasound-guided minimally invasive bio-psy represents an accessible and relatively simple method useful in many indications, not only in gynecologic oncology.

Keywords:
tru-cut biopsy, FNAB, ultrasound


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Paediatric gynaecology Gynaecology and obstetrics Reproduction medicine
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