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Skin Biopsy

Last Updated on Dec 14, 2019
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General Info about Skin Biopsy

Skin biopsy is taken when there is an infection or disease in the skin, which requires further examination.

Skin biopsy

A small piece of tissue is cut with the help of the blade/ knife under sterile conditions, after cleaning the surface of the skin.

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Then the skin surface is stitched together, leaving a very small, almost invisible scar.

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