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How dangerous is a liver biopsy?

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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
3 doctors agree

In brief: Safe test

If imaging is used like ultrasound or ct it is safer. See radiologyinfo.
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In brief: Safe test

If imaging is used like ultrasound or ct it is safer. See radiologyinfo.
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Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Not very

In experienced hands, ultrasound guided liver biopsy has a complication rate well below 5%.

In brief: Not very

In experienced hands, ultrasound guided liver biopsy has a complication rate well below 5%.
Dr. Robert WorthingtonKirsch
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