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A 24-year-old female asked:

Is excision skin biopsy is safe after the whole lesion is taken?

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Dr. Ryan Taylor
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: Likely the initial biopsy showed something worrisome that required your dermatologist to perform an excision to ensure the entire lesion is removed.

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Last updated May 15, 2014

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