What Affects the Test
Reasons you may not be able to
have the biopsy or why the results may not be helpful include:
- Not being able to lie still during the
- Having a condition that affects your
immune system. This may increase your chance for an
infection at the biopsy site.
- Not getting a good sample of bone
tissue. A good sample may be hard to get to with a needle.
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
David Bardana, MD, FRCSC - Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
October 4, 2012
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