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How much does skin biopsy hurt?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
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In brief: Not at all...

...If done correctly.
A small amount of anesthetic is injected at the site to be biopsied, and that may cause a bit of burning. After that the skin is numb, and you feel no pain at all.

In brief: Not at all...

...If done correctly.
A small amount of anesthetic is injected at the site to be biopsied, and that may cause a bit of burning. After that the skin is numb, and you feel no pain at all.
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