publication . Article . 2017

Minimally invasive breast surgery: vacuum-assisted core biopsy

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  • Published: 01 May 2017 Journal: Tumors of female reproductive system, volume 13, pages 20-24 (issn: 1994-4098, eissn: 1999-8627, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Publishing House ABV Press
Fibrocystic breast disease is diagnosed in 20 % of women. Morphological verification of breast lumps is an important part of monitoring of these patients. Study objective. To study the role of vacuum-assisted core biopsy (VAB) in differential diagnosis of fibrocystic breast disease. Materials and methods. In 2014 in Innomed plus clinic the VAB method for tumor diagnostics was introduced for the first time in the Primorsky Region. We studied application of VAB in 22 patients with a diagnosis of nonpalpable breast lesion. Results. Relapse rate for VAB is 4.5 %, complication rate in the form of postoperative hematomas is 22.7 %, but these complications do not incre...
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Medical Subject Headings: integumentary systemanimal structures
free text keywords: mammotomy, minimally invasive surgery, Breast cancer, medicine.disease, medicine, Fibrocystic Breast Disease, Breast lumps, medicine.symptom, General surgery, medicine.medical_specialty, Rehabilitation, medicine.medical_treatment, business.industry, business, Differential diagnosis, Resection, Vacuum-Assisted Biopsy, Fibroadenoma, Radiology, lcsh:Gynecology and obstetrics, lcsh:RG1-991
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