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How long will I need to recover from an excisional biopsy of the breast?
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Dr. Barry Rosen
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In brief: Less than 1 week.
Surgical removal of a breast lump is an out-patient procedure that can usually be done under twilight anesthesia.
Most people don't require narcotic pain medication and can return to normal activities within one week.

In brief: Less than 1 week.
Surgical removal of a breast lump is an out-patient procedure that can usually be done under twilight anesthesia.
Most people don't require narcotic pain medication and can return to normal activities within one week.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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In brief: Quickly
Usually skin healed in two weeks some tenderness for a month or so depends on size of mass, bleeding, size of breast etc.

In brief: Quickly
Usually skin healed in two weeks some tenderness for a month or so depends on size of mass, bleeding, size of breast etc.
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Dr. Creighton Wright
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