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    Bone marrow aspiration and bone marrow biopsy are invasive procedures that involve the collection of the blood cell forming soft tissue. The bone marrow assists in forming bone cells, and is a spongy tissue that is found within the hollow areas in bones. Bone marrow biopsy and aspiration are performed for individuals with a variety of conditions. These are commonly done for people with ranges of anemia, suspected tumors that may have spread to this region, or blood disorders such as leukemia. A bone marrow biopsy will provide information to help determine the stage of cancer for individuals diagnosed with cancers such as lymphoma. According to Medline Plus, “[lymphoma] begins when a type of white blood cell...becomes abnormal” (Medline…

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    Utility of Fine Needle Aspiration in Diagnosing Breast lesions among Sudanese Females. A Cyto - Histological correlation. Aghapy E. Siddig, Emmanuel E. Siddig, Ali Edreis, Ahmed H. Fahal. Introduction: Dramatically, Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among women worldwide, and is ranked second only to lung cancer as the leading cause of cancer deaths (Jemal et al., 2009). Although, the incidence of breast cancer in Sub-Saharan African counties is low compared that in developed…

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    determine a proper treatment plan 1 . This is where ultrasound plays a large and important role to help get a more accurate and closer looks at these areas. Mammogram is also the modality that helps identify the mass or tumor, then ultrasound can be used to get a closer look at what exactly it looks like and the approximate size of the area. By using ultrasound, the sonographer or radiologist can look under the axillary region to look for and identify any axillary lymph nodes. Ultrasound is used…

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    by nearly ⅓ since 1990.” “One in six breast cancers occur in women aged 40-49” “¾ of women diagnosed with breast cancer have no family history of the disease and are not considered high risk.” “Even for women 50+, skipping a mammogram every other year would miss up to 30% of cancers.” “For every 1,000 women who have a screening mammogram, 100 are recalled to get more mammography or ultrasound pictures, 20 are recommended to have a needle biopsy, and 5 are diagnosed with breast cancer.”…

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    first step that a man would take is have a biopsy done, this is usually a common procedure that a doctor will do to get the information that they need to make a diagnosis. Along with the biopsy there are other surgeries that may be necessary. Chemotherapy is another treatment that is common for a man to do with breast cancer, but it may not be necessary for the lower stages. Then there is radiation and hormone therapy that could also be recommended after the chemotherapy, and possibly the only…

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    the late 1960’s doctors have always recommended them over biopsy because they are more accurate. “ From the beginning mammography has been promoted as a silver bullet in the fight against breast cancer” (Reynolds 1). Just imagine how much more of a problem it would be, if there was no machines to help with the finding of Breast Cancer. Sadly our technology has not advanced to the point to where we can find a cure of Cancer but with the help of machines it can decrease it. “ One study showed…

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    asymptomatic screening mammograms are recommended. (“Mammograms,” 2014, para. 1). After the mammogram a tissue biopsy is the only way to know for certain that the area is cancerous. From the irregular area a sample of tissue is taken to be examined and analyzed under the microscope. (“Biopsy,” 2015, para. 1). There are many advantages and disadvantages to using mammograms to detect and diagnose breast cancer among women. Mammograms are used to help detect breast cancer in the early stages to…

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    character, does so. He’d already killed two of his brothers, the third shouldn’t be a problem. “Before you kill me please let me hug you. One last time…” Phillip says stepping forward. “I am sorry Phillip, but this must happen.” James says face to face with his brother. They hug tightly. Phillips right hand stays in his pocket through the hug. As the two pull away Phillip takes the sewing needle and plunges it into James’ chest poking his heart. Phillip then pulls the needle back through and…

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    way people live, not only in the health industry but in their personal life, too. They allow people to capture memories and share their experiences with others. Digital and diagnostic are two types of images; diagnostic images are used by doctors while digital images are used by most people. The two types of images are created drastically different; digital is made from light whereas ultrasound, a type of diagnostic image, is made from sound. Although digital images have an important purpose,…

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    committee" of anesthesia and intensive care department, Ain Shams University. Informative consent was obtained from the parents before enrolling in the study. 100 Patients were enrolled in the study (divided into two groups 50 patients in each), with a range of age between 2 and 6 years old. All patients were with American society of anesthesiology (ASA) physical status of 1 or 2 and were undergoing tonsillectomy operations. Group A : Fifty patients for whom modified pediatric Magill forceps…

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