AI Tool Could Reduce Unnecessary Thyroid Biopsies AI Tool Could Reduce Unnecessary Thyroid Biopsies
A machine-learning algorithm that analyzes thyroid-nodule ultrasound images correctly identifies likely cancerous nodules 97% of the time, which is on par with thyroid biopsy with fine-needle aspiration, according to research presented at the Endocrine Society annual meeting.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - June 17, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

What Is the Difference Between Fine-Needle Aspiration and Stereotactic Biopsy?
Title: What Is the Difference Between Fine-Needle Aspiration and Stereotactic Biopsy?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/25/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/25/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - January 25, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Newspath May 2014 - Endoscopic Ultrasound-Fine-Needle Aspiration Overview
Endoscopic ultrasound was originally attempted in the 1980s with the attachment of high-frequency ultrasound probes to endoscopes. (Source: NewsPath - Pathology News for the Medical Community)
Source: NewsPath - Pathology News for the Medical Community - November 11, 2021 Category: Pathology Source Type: news

Thyroid Scintigraphy in the Era of FNA Cytology Thyroid Scintigraphy in the Era of FNA Cytology
Should thyroid scintigraphy be considered for patients referred for fine-needle aspiration cytology?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

New Test Under Development That Detects Breast Cancer within One Hour with 100% Accuracy Has Potential to Help Pathologists Deliver More Value
Such a test, if proved safe and accurate for clinical use, could be a useful diagnostic tool for anatomic pathologists What would it mean to anatomic pathology if breast cancer could be diagnosed in an hour from a fine needle aspiration (FNA) rather than a core biopsy? A new test created by researchers affiliated with […] The post New Test Under Development That Detects Breast Cancer within One Hour with 100% Accuracy Has Potential to Help Pathologists Deliver More Value appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 29, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Instruments & Equipment Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operations anatomic pathology antibodie Source Type: news

JOC goes online and open access
The Journal of Cytology is the official quarterly publication of the Indian Academy of Cytologists. It is in the 25th year of publication in the year 2008. The journal covers all aspects of diagnostic cytology, including fine needle aspiration cytology, gynecological and non-gynecological cytology. JoC is now available online for free access to everyone from its newly designed website http://www.jcytol.org. JoC accepts articles electronically and manuscripts can be submitted online from www.journalonweb.com/joc. There is no fee required to be paid for submission or processing of articles.May-2008 (Source: Medknow News)
Source: Medknow News - September 30, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

COVID-19: Defer 'Bread and Butter' Procedure for Thyroid Nodules
Of asymptomatic thyroid nodules, 90% are benign. Delaying fine needle aspiration biopsies, the 'standard bread and butter procedure for endocrinologists,' is best option during pandemic. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19: Defer'Bread and Butter' Procedure for Thyroid Nodules COVID-19: Defer'Bread and Butter' Procedure for Thyroid Nodules
Of asymptomatic thyroid nodules, 90% are benign. Delaying fine needle aspiration biopsies, the ' standard bread and butter procedure for endocrinologists, ' is best option during pandemic.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Rapid On-Site Evaluation With Telecytology for Thyroid FNA Rapid On-Site Evaluation With Telecytology for Thyroid FNA
Can telecytology rapid on-site evaluation for thyroid ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration reduce the incidence of unsatisfactory or nondiagnostic results?American Journal of Clinical Pathology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Antibiotics Likely Unneeded for Aspiration of Pancreatic Cysts Antibiotics Likely Unneeded for Aspiration of Pancreatic Cysts
Although guidelines recommend antibiotic prophylaxis before or during endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) of pancreatic cysts, the risk of infection from the procedure is low, a randomized controlled trial reveals.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Limited Tissue Biopsies and Hematolymphoid Neoplasms Limited Tissue Biopsies and Hematolymphoid Neoplasms
This study examines the applicability of fine-needle aspiration/needle core biopsy for evaluating hematolymphoid lesions.American Journal of Clinical Pathology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Thyroid cancer: New test could reduce unnecessary diagnostic surgeries
A new test that looks for a chemical fingerprint of thyroid cancer in fine needle aspiration samples may improve the accuracy of preoperative diagnosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Head and Neck Cancer Source Type: news

AI Mines Clinical Data for Thyroid Cancer Therapeutic Targets
The Helomics division of Predictive Oncology and Interpace Diagnostics Group Inc. have announced a cooperative research agreement. Helomics has developed an AI bioinformatic platform, known as “D-CHIP,” while Interpace has collected an impressive cache of clinical data from next-generation sequencing (NGS) and microRNA testing of thyroid tumor samples from its combination ThyGeNEXT panel and ThyroMIR classifier. By analyzing the Interpace datasets on the D-CHIP platform, Helomics and Interpace plan to improve diagnosis of thyroid cancer and identify druggable targ...
Source: MDDI - August 13, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Jenevieve Blair Polin Tags: Software Source Type: news

Medical vs Surgical Management of Joint Septic Arthritis Medical vs Surgical Management of Joint Septic Arthritis
Is medical management with closed-needle aspiration usually sufficient treatment for native joint septic arthritis, or is surgical management necessary?Southern Medical Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Better Methods Needed to Diagnose Thyroid Neoplasm, NIFTP Better Methods Needed to Diagnose Thyroid Neoplasm, NIFTP
Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasms with papillary-like nuclear features (NIFTP) cannot be accurately diagnosed presurgically with fi ne-needle aspiration cytology, according to a new meta-analysis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 23, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news