A 51-year-old member asked:
What are some inherent risks of a breast biopsy?
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Dr. Regina Hampton answered
22 years experience in Breast Surgery
Bleeding,infection: This will depend on the type of biopsy you are getting. A core needle biopsy has 2 main risks: bleeding and infection .This is dependent on the type of needle used. Prior to any procedure, the doctor and staff will explain the risks of the procedure.
Answered on Mar 14, 2019
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