Should transbronchial needle aspiration and rapid on-site cytologic evaluation be performed before mediastinoscopy? "Analysis of 239 cases"


CANGIR A., YÜKSEL C., Ceyhan K., ENÖN S., Karasoy D.

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, cilt.24, ss.83-88, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 24 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5606/tgkdc.dergisi.2016.11016
  • Dergi Adı: TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.83-88

Özet

Background: This study aims to assess the role and efficiency of transbronchial needle aspiration accompanied by rapid on-site cytologic evaluation performed in the operating room in patients who are planned to undergo mediastinoscopy.