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How does a doctor take a liver biopsy?

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Dr. Miguel Rodriguez
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In brief: Liver biopsy

A needle is introduced between the ribs into the liver and a very small core of tisue is removed after the best spot has been located with an ultrasound device.

In brief: Liver biopsy

A needle is introduced between the ribs into the liver and a very small core of tisue is removed after the best spot has been located with an ultrasound device.
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