Pelvic masses: Aspiration biopsy with transrectal US guidance

Barbara L. Savader, Ulrike M. Hamper, Sheila Sheth, Robert L. Ballard, Roger C. Sanders

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Biplanar, transrectal ultrasound guidance was used in the transrectal aspiration of two pelvic abscesses, one recurrent tumor, and one sterile, nonmalignant fluid collection. This method provides an alternative path that allows precise localization for aspiration biopsy of pelvic masses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)351-353
Number of pages3
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 1990


  • Biopsies, technology, 875.12985
  • Pelvis, US studies, 875.12985
  • Pelvis, abscess, 875.211
  • Pelvis, neoplasms, 875.3

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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