International Journal of Cancer Management

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Is Transvaginal Core Needle Biopsy A Safe Method in Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer?

Zohreh Yousefi 1 , Marjane Frazestanian 2 , Behroz Davachi 3 , Shohreh Saeed 2 , * , Afrooz Azad 4 and Saeede Tavakoli Khorasani 5
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1 Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fellowship of Gynecology Oncology, Ghaem Hospital, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
2 Resident Fellowship of Gynecology Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ghaem Hospital, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
3 Associate Professor, Department of Radiology Ghaem Hospital, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
4 Resident, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ghaem Hospital, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
5 The Nurse of Gynecology Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ghaem Hospital, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Cancer Management: February 2018, 11 (2); e8121
  • Published Online: October 29, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 6, 2016
  • Revised: October 2, 2016
  • Accepted: October 3, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijcm.8121

To Cite: Yousefi Z, Frazestanian M, Davachi B, Saeed S, Azad A, et al. Is Transvaginal Core Needle Biopsy A Safe Method in Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer?, Int J Cancer Manag. 2018 ;11(2):e8121. doi: 10.5812/ijcm.8121.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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