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journal article 
Author(s):
Weber, A; von Weyhern, C; Fend, F; Schneider, J; Neu, B; Meining, A; Weidenbach, H; Schmid, RM; Prinz, C 
Title:
Endoscopic transpapillary brush cytology and forceps biopsy in patients with hilar cholangiocarcinoma. 
Abstract:
AIM: To evaluate the sensitivity of brush cytology and forceps biopsy in a homogeneous patient group with hilar cholangiocarcinoma. METHODS: Brush cytology and forceps biopsy were routinely performed in patients with suspected malignant biliary strictures. Fifty-eight consecutive patients undergoing endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP) including forceps biopsy and brush cytology in patients with hilar cholangiocarcinoma between 1995-2005. RESULTS: Positive results for malignanc...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
World J Gastroenterol 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
14 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1097-101 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1007-9327 
TUM Institution:
II. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik; r Allgemeine Pathologie und pathologische Anatomie