MRI-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy with a handheld portable biopsy system.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to evaluate a compact portable 10-gauge handheld battery-operated vacuum-assisted biopsy system for MRI-guided breast biopsy. CONCLUSION: The compact portable battery-operated biopsy system can be used successfully for MRI-guided core breast biopsy and is an alternative to current systems.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ghate, SV; Rosen, EL; Soo, MSC; Baker, JA

Published Date

  • June 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 186 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 1733 - 1736

PubMed ID

  • 16714667

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1546-3141

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/AJR.05.0551


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States