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Table 2 Summary of all eleven separate ultrasound-guided 8-gauge vacuum-assisted excision procedures.

From: The utilization of an ultrasound-guided 8-gauge vacuum-assisted breast biopsy system as an innovative approach to accomplishing complete eradication of multiple bilateral breast fibroadenomas

Procedure number Session number Lesion excised from Table 1 Duration of time from presentation to procedure in months Number of 8-gauge cores harvested Overall estimated 3-dimensions of 8-gauge cores harvested in centimetres (cm)
1 1 10 1.0 10 3.6 × 2.1 × 0.4
2 1 11,12 1.0 12 4.1 × 2.9 × 0.4
3 2 15 1.5 6 2.0 × 2.0 × 0.4
4 2 16 1.5 5 2.0 × 1.7 × 0.3
5 3 6 3.5 5 2.5 × 2.0 × 0.3
6 3 8 3.5 13 3.0 × 2.5 × 0.5
7 4 3,4,5 4.5 16 3.2 × 2.6 × 0.4
8 4 7 4.5 15 2.5 × 2.5 × 0.5
9 5 13 7.5 20 3.0 × 3.0 × 1.0
10 6 14 9.0 28 3.5 × 3.0 × 1.0
11 7 9 10.5 32 5.1 × 3.2 × 1.1