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Could a bone marrow biopsy cause me problems later in life ?
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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: No
There are no long term detriments to a bone marrow biopsy.
Although rare, an infection is possible but this still should not cause any long term issues.

In brief: No
There are no long term detriments to a bone marrow biopsy.
Although rare, an infection is possible but this still should not cause any long term issues.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: No
They r a simple procedure & only risk would b infection, easily treated & rare.

In brief: No
They r a simple procedure & only risk would b infection, easily treated & rare.
Dr. Peter Ihle
Dr. Peter Ihle
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