Transthoracic Needle Aspiration Biopsy Experience of 162 Cases Operated for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Eliçora A. , Çakır Ö. , Sezer H. F. , Avcı A. , Topçu S. , Yildiz K.

KUWAIT MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.50, pp.32-36, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Title of Journal : KUWAIT MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.32-36


Objectives: Computed tomography-guided percutaneous transthoracic needle biopsy (CT-TNB) is used for identifying lung lesions. In this study, we reviewed the diagnostic value of CT-TNB based on comparison of the preoperative and postoperative diagnosis of patients diagnosed using CT-TNB.