Barbara D Florentine

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Publications

  1. ncbi The reliability of fine-needle aspiration biopsy as the initial diagnostic procedure for palpable masses: a 4-year experience of 730 patients from a community hospital-based outpatient aspiration biopsy clinic
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Valencia, California 91355, USA
    Cancer 107:406-16. 2006
  2. ncbi Extra-salivary gland presentations of adenoid cystic carcinoma: a report of three cases
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, 23845 McBean Parkway, Valencia, California 91355, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:491-4. 2006
  3. ncbi Cost savings associated with the use of fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) for the diagnosis of palpable masses in a community hospital-based FNAB clinic
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Valencia, California 91355, USA
    Cancer 107:2270-81. 2006
  4. doi Breast-conservation treatment outcomes: a community hospital's experience
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Valencia, CA 91355, USA
    Breast J 15:76-84. 2009
  5. ncbi Conservative excision of wire-bracketed breast carcinomas: a community hospital's experience
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Valencia, CA 91355, USA
    Breast J 10:398-404. 2004

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Publications5

  1. ncbi The reliability of fine-needle aspiration biopsy as the initial diagnostic procedure for palpable masses: a 4-year experience of 730 patients from a community hospital-based outpatient aspiration biopsy clinic
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Valencia, California 91355, USA
    Cancer 107:406-16. 2006
    ..FNAB may be under-utilized in community hospitals in the U.S. because physicians without specialty training commonly provide the service, resulting in less reliable results...
  2. ncbi Extra-salivary gland presentations of adenoid cystic carcinoma: a report of three cases
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, 23845 McBean Parkway, Valencia, California 91355, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:491-4. 2006
    ..Case 3 was a primary bronchial ACC. In conclusion, ACC can present in various body sites and cytologists must consider this neoplasm when presented with a basaloid carcinoma of uncertain origin...
  3. ncbi Cost savings associated with the use of fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) for the diagnosis of palpable masses in a community hospital-based FNAB clinic
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Valencia, California 91355, USA
    Cancer 107:2270-81. 2006
    ..In this article, the authors report their experience with 664 FNAB procedures that were performed by a cytopathologist/cytotechnologist team practicing in a community setting...
  4. doi Breast-conservation treatment outcomes: a community hospital's experience
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Valencia, CA 91355, USA
    Breast J 15:76-84. 2009
    ..Our disease-free survival rate for early-stage cancer (stage 0-II) was 91% at 5 years. Our study shows that high-quality patient outcomes for breast-conserving treatment can be achieved in the community setting...
  5. ncbi Conservative excision of wire-bracketed breast carcinomas: a community hospital's experience
    Barbara D Florentine
    Department of Pathology, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Valencia, CA 91355, USA
    Breast J 10:398-404. 2004
    ..The use of bracketing wires to better delineate the margins of tissue to be excised may also be helpful, but this needs to be further evaluated in a randomized study...