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are there long term effects of a muscle biopsy?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Muscle biopsy: There are no long term effects of muscle biopsy, it is a minor surgical procedure and healing is usually without any events.Like any surgical procedure there is risk of infection and some bleeding after the procedure, but no long term sequle.
Answered on Mar 26, 2014
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