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How much bone marrow is typically collected during a bone marrow biopsy?

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In brief: A few cc;

Say a teaspoon to a tablespoon. You will replace it the same day.

In brief: A few cc;

Say a teaspoon to a tablespoon. You will replace it the same day.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. Cynthia Anderson
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: About 1/2 a teaspoon

It depends on the depth of the bone marrow needle and the depth to which the doctor is able to insert it, but the amount is usually very small.

In brief: About 1/2 a teaspoon

It depends on the depth of the bone marrow needle and the depth to which the doctor is able to insert it, but the amount is usually very small.
Dr. Cynthia Anderson
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