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Table 1 Results for breast ultrasound-guided CNB series

From: Ultrasound-guided core-needle biopsy of breast lesions

Authors Year Total number of cancers Cancers diagnosed (sensitivity)
Parker et al. [9] 1993 34 34 (100%)
Liberman et al. [8] 1998 58 56 (97%)
Schulz-Wendtland et al. [7] 1998 188 184 (98%)
Smith et al. [21] 2001 128 124 (97%)
Schoonjans and Brem [22] 2001 243 234 (96%)
Bolívar et al. [23] 2005 118 114 (97%)
Crystal et al. [24] 2005 323 311 (96%)
Dillon et al. [25] 2005 769 756 (98%)
Murta de Lucena et al. [17] 2007 101 95 (94%)
Schueller et al. [10] 2008 709 698 (98.5%)
Youk et al. [26] 2010 1,982 1,932 (97.5%)
TOTAL   4,653 4,538 (97.5%)