EUS Guided Tissue Sampling Techniques: Cytology & Biopsy
Henning Gerke, MD, Maged K. Rizk, MD, Kerry A. Proctor, MD, Gail C. Crowe, RN, Mary C. Bartley, RN
This video discusses the use of endoscopic ultrasound to obtain fine needle aspiration samples for cytology and trucut biopsy for histology. Indications, contraindications and complications of each procedure are reviewed, as well as the methods employed in handling each specimen type.
[2008 - TRT 35:52] 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM