Cancer information / Diagnosis and treatment / Tests and procedures / Fine needle aspiration

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American Cancer Society. (2014, July 21). For Women Facing a Breast Biopsy. Retrieved from:

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Johnson JT. (2014, January 30). Fine-Needle Aspiration of Neck Masses. Retrieved from:

Radiological Society of North America. (2014, August 22). Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of the Thyroid. Retrieved from:

US National Library of Medicine. (2014, April 9). MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Fine Needle Aspiration of the Thyroid. Retrieved from: