The Validity of Computed Tomography Guided Lung Tru- cut Biopsies in Achieving Accurate Tissue Results


  • Basim Mohammed Khashman National Cancer research Center, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Khaleel I Mohson National Cancer research Center, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Omar Abdul Jabbar Abdul Qader Oral Diagnosis Department, College of Dentistry , Al Mashreq University , Baghdad, Iraq
  • Kifah H. Abdul Ghafour College of Medicine, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq



Ct , Biopsy , Solitary nodule , lung


Objective: This study aims to assess the efficacy of CT-guided true-cut biopsy as a less invasive and cost-effective diagnostic technique for peripherally placed lung lesions.


Methods: fourty patients with solitary lung nodule were involved in this study, true cut biopsies under Ct guide was taken then processed for routine H&E staining.


Results: different pathological features can be identified with different pathological features giving primary diagnostic screening for lung cancer


Conclusion: CT guided thoracic lesion biopsy is very efficient, cost-effective and less invasive technique when compared with the thoracic surgery


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How to Cite

Khashman, B. M. ., Mohson, K. I., Abdul Qader, O. A. J. ., & Abdul Ghafour, K. H. (2024). The Validity of Computed Tomography Guided Lung Tru- cut Biopsies in Achieving Accurate Tissue Results. Journal of Contemporary Medical Sciences, 10(1).