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Hello doctors, what does a muscle biopsy show?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Depends: There are multiple indications for muscle biopsy and the results depend on the pathologic process. It may be inflammation, degeneration, dystrophy, nerve damage and occasionally parasites. See this site for more info. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003924.htm.
Answered on May 22, 2014
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