Table 1.

Procedures conducted

Procedures conductedN = 162
 Adrenalectomy3
 Brain resection10
 Lung resection4
 Lymph node excision5
 Autopsy2
Biopsies
 Lung/chest Wall (core/FNA)82 (64/18)
 Bone (core/FNA)9 (7/2)
 Liver (core/FNA)13 (10/3)
 Lymph node (core/FNA)a9 (2/7)
 Other (core/FNA)b9 (4/5)
Fluid
 Pleural14
 Peritoneal1
 Cerebrospinal fluid1
  • aInguinal, neck (n = 6), mediastinal (n = 3).

  • bOther includes biopsy of adrenal (n = 2), soft tissue (n = 2), omentum, spleen, kidney (n = 2), cervix.