A 38-year-old male asked:
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hello doctors. i had a biopsy of my lymph node on oct 31st. how long does it take to get the test results?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on the : Complexity of the issue. Usual biopsy results are available in about 48 hours, however, lymphnodes usually require additional studies and may take a week or so.
Answered on Oct 15, 2017
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