Percutaneous biopsy of the kidney and adrenal glands.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Percutaneous biopsy techniques play an important role in the diagnosis and management of patients with known or suspected malignancies. With refinements in biopsy techniques and the use of sophisticated guiding modalities, tissue can be reliably obtained for either cytologic or histologic evaluation. These procedures are safer and more cost effective than the surgical option of open biopsy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Dunnick, NR; Leder, RA; Roubidoux, MA

Published Date

  • 1990

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 12 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 125 - 129

PubMed ID

  • 2281573

Pubmed Central ID

  • 2281573

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0171-1091

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF02923987


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States