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Mouth biopsy - sounds painful - do you end up with a little hole inside your cheek?

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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics
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In brief: Perhaps

Depends on how deep the biopsy goes.
However, the cheek will fill in, it will not be a permanent hole. It will heal fine.

In brief: Perhaps

Depends on how deep the biopsy goes.
However, the cheek will fill in, it will not be a permanent hole. It will heal fine.
Dr. Cornelia Franz
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