Category Archives: Lung Tumors

Canadian Neighbor Pharmacy: Results of Correlation between Needle Biopsy of Lung Tumors and Histopathologic Analysis of Resected Specimens

Eighty-seven needle biopsies were performed during the years 1979 through 1984. Forty-one patients did not undergo subsequent resection of the biopsied specimen, either because the cases were unresectable by virtue of distant metastases or compromised pulmonary function or because the results were reported as benign. Except for the analysis of complications, the 46 patients who later underwent resection form the basis of this report. Lobectomy … Continue reading