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Ultrasound-Guided Biopsies

Magnitiki-Chiou-UltrasoundWith ultrasound guidance we perform:

  • Drainage of pleural effusion
  • Liver biopsy
  • Renal biopsy
  • Mass biopsy (lymph nodes, intra-abdominal masses, implantations, etc.)
  • Breast biopsy
  • Placement of wire localization for breast lesions
  • Thyroid FNA



Patient Preparation for Biopsy under Ultrasound

When you come for a biopsy under CT, arrange to be escorted and to travel by car or taxi, a family member If you are taking anticoagulants should stop it before the exam. Consult with your doctor. Before the biopsy will be given the …

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