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Are bone marrow biopsies and aspirations risky?
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Dr. Eric Berkowitz
Radiology
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In brief: Low risk
There is always risk involved in any procedure.
Some have greater risk than others. Generally speaking, bone marrow biopsies are low risk, but your hematologist would be the best person to assess whether the risk outweighs the potential benefit, which is the real question.

In brief: Low risk
There is always risk involved in any procedure.
Some have greater risk than others. Generally speaking, bone marrow biopsies are low risk, but your hematologist would be the best person to assess whether the risk outweighs the potential benefit, which is the real question.
Dr. Eric Berkowitz
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