Transthoracic fine-needle aspiration biopsy of pulmonary spindle cell and mesenchymal lesions: A study of 61 cases Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Carcinoma, Large Cell
  • Carcinoma, Papillary
  • Carcinoma, Small Cell
  • Lung Neoplasms

abstract

  • Spindle cell lesions of the lung rarely are encountered on transthoracic lung FNA and are comprised of a wide variety of benign and malignant entities. By correlating clinical and radiologic data, cytologic findings, and ancillary studies, a high diagnostic accuracy rate can be achieved with FNA.

publication date

  • June 25, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.9028

PubMed ID

  • 11391606

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 187

end page

  • 98

volume

  • 93

number

  • 3