Transthoracic Needle Biopsy

When the transthoracic needle biopsy of the breast or mediastinal structures, a cutting needle is used to draw a cylinder of tissue for histological analysis. Indications transthoracic needle biopsy is performed to investigate peripheral lung nodules or masses hilar, mediastinal and pleural diseases undiagnosed infiltrates or pneumonia if bronchoscopy is contraindicated or is not diagnostic, if it is performed under CT guidance and by an experienced cytopathologists, transthoracic needle biopsy…

September 3, 2018