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Is there any disadvantage of having bone marrow biopsy?
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Dr. Eric Berkowitz
Radiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Small 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: Small 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
Dr. Eric Berkowitz
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Dr. Richard Mcgee
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: Not likely
Complications from this procedure are very rare.

In brief: Not likely
Complications from this procedure are very rare.
Dr. Richard Mcgee
Dr. Richard Mcgee
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