Stereotactic core biopsy

This procedure is done in the radiology suite under local anaesthetic.
The mammogram machine is used to identify the abnormality in the breast.

A thin needle is then directed to that area under ultrasound guidance so that a sample of tissue can be obtained.

 
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Trevor Smith MBChB FCS

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