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What does NA stand for?
NA stands for Needle Aspiration (biopsy)
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- Natural Adaptation (evolutionary computing)
- Natural Area (Virginia Parks Department)
- Naturally Aspirated
- Naughty America
- Nauru (South Pacific country)
- Naval Academy
- Naval Aircraft
- Naval Architect
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- Naval Aviator (US Navy)
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INTRODUCTION Transbronchial needle aspiration (TBNA) is a well-established bronchoscopic technique [1,2].
2-4) According to the "National Cancer Institute (NCI) Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration State of the Science Consensus Conference," every patient with a palpable thyroid nodule is a candidate for FNA procedure.
SEATTLE -- A negative transbronchial needle aspiration biopsy cannot be relied upon to rule out the presence of enlarged mediastinal lymph nodes in patients with suspected lung cancer, according to findings from a large retrospective study.
A cyst will be further diagnosed using breast ultrasound or needle aspiration techniques.
Q A FEW weeks ago, I had a fine needle aspiration biopsy on my left breast.
 Ensuring access to cancer screening The program has several components, including: * Screening low income women for breast and cervical cancer * Educating at-risk populations and the provider community * Increasing the use of screening services * Developing linkages to other needed public health services * Offering needed diagnostic and treatment services, such as: pelvic examinations, Pap Smears (FDA approved screens), colposcopies, cervical biopsies, breast examinations, mammograms, breast ultrasounds, fine needle aspirations, and breast biopsies.