A 27-year-old female asked:
How often do radiologists miss the mass and get other tissue during an ultrasound guided biopsy for a small(7mm) breast mass? is this common?
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5.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Diagnostic Radiology 33 years experience
Not often: Ultrasound guided biopsy is very accurate, at least 95%. And although 7mm sounds very small in real terms, in the world of ultrasound guided biopsy it is a decent sized target.
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Last updated May 26, 2016
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