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A 63-year-old female asked:

Can we use imaging procedure before biopsy ..i am really afraid of the biopsy procedure for tempural arterialitics?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Guided Imagery: Guided imagery may be very helpful in helping you to relax. Deep breathing exercises are another option.
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Usually : Not risky procedure. After explanation of a procedure if still very anxious some patients may be appropriate for anxiolytics treatment on the day of the procedure

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