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How long does it take for the hole in the bone to heal up after a bone marrow biopsy?
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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Months
The small hole in the bone left by a bone marrow biopsy will heal over a period of a few months.
However the size and location of the bone defect will not cause any changes in the strength of the bone. There is no increased risk of fracture.

In brief: Months
The small hole in the bone left by a bone marrow biopsy will heal over a period of a few months.
However the size and location of the bone defect will not cause any changes in the strength of the bone. There is no increased risk of fracture.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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