Best Needle Size for FNA of Palpable Breast Mass:Randomised Controlled Study
Needle size from22 to 25 were used for fine needle aspiration of palpable breast lumps. In this study we choose one, randomly, and fallow the result of cytologic evaluation regarding specimen adequacy.
Patient assigned randomly to FNA of palpable breast mass with different needle size:21-22-23-24
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Palpable Breast Mass
FNA - fine needle aspiration, FNA - fine needle aspiration, FNA - fine needle aspiration, FNA - fine needle aspiration, FNA - fine needle aspiration
Kashani Social Security Hospital
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Not yet recruiting
Kashani Social Security Hospital
Results (where available)
- Source: http://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00595660
- Information obtained from ClinicalTrials.gov on July 15, 2010
Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
Using fine needles (finer than 22-gauge) to remove tissue or fluid specimens from the living body for examination in the pathology laboratory and for disease diagnosis.
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