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Puncture of gynecological masses

  • Flemming Jensen

Abstract

Although ultrasonography plays a prominent role in the evaluation of patients with possible gynecological tumors, there are several difficulties in providing a specific diagnosis with ultrasonic imaging alone.

Keywords

Ovarian Cyst Cyst Fluid Dermoid Cyst Ureteral Obstruction Fine Needle Biopsy 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

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  • Flemming Jensen

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