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March 8, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Major Bleeding Uncommon After Imaging-Guided Percutaneous Core Needle Biopsy

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

Major bleeding is uncommon after imaging-guided percutaneous core needle biopsy, even with recent use of aspirin, according to the results of a retrospective review reported in the March issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology.   “Percutaneous biopsy using ultrasound or CT [computed tomography] guidance is an important means of diagnosing disease in organs and […]

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