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What does muscle biopsy show?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
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In brief: Muscle Biopsy

Muscle biopsy is done for diagnosis of 1diseases of connective tissue and blood vessels2infections that effect the muscles, like trichinosis andtoxoplasmosis3muscle disorders like muscular dystrophy or congenital myopathy4metabolic defects5and diseases of nerves.
By examining the tissue we examine we are able to diagnose and treat properly these conditions.

In brief: Muscle Biopsy

Muscle biopsy is done for diagnosis of 1diseases of connective tissue and blood vessels2infections that effect the muscles, like trichinosis andtoxoplasmosis3muscle disorders like muscular dystrophy or congenital myopathy4metabolic defects5and diseases of nerves.
By examining the tissue we examine we are able to diagnose and treat properly these conditions.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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