A comparison of the diagnostic value of 19-gauge histology and 22-gauge cytology needles in bronchoscopy for the evaluation of endobronchial lesions


YILMAZEL UÇAR E. , MERAL M. , AKGÜN M. , ŞİPAL S. , KAYNAR H. , SAĞLAM L. , et al.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.41, ss.475-481, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1008-998
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.475-481

Özet

Aim: To prospectively compare the sensitivity of Wang 22-gauge needle aspiration and 19-gauge needle aspiration with bronchial biopsy and determine whether there was difference between 22-gauge and 19-gauge needle aspirations in the diagnosis of endobronchial malignancies.