Ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration cytology in the early detection of melanoma metastases (pages 186–193)
Christiane Voit, Thomas Mayer, Thomas M. Proebstle, Lutz Weber, Martina Kron, Martin Krupienski, Ulrich Zeelen, Wolfram Sterry and Alfred Schoengen
Article first published online: 10 NOV 2000 | DOI: 10.1002/1097-0142(20000625)90:3<186::AID-CNCR7>3.0.CO;2-O
Fine-needle aspiration cytology is a powerful and highly sensitive method free of complications for detection and verification of even small melanoma metastases, especially when used in combination with ultrasound. It therefore might be able to improve patients' prognoses.