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What does a fine needle biopsy feel like?

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Dr. David Geffner
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: A pin prick

Most fnaers numb the area on the skin above a thyroid nodule with xylocaine (lidocaine) using a very fine grade needle so that the larger needle will not be felt.

In brief: A pin prick

Most fnaers numb the area on the skin above a thyroid nodule with xylocaine (lidocaine) using a very fine grade needle so that the larger needle will not be felt.
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