A procedure in which tissue is removed from an organ or lymph node using a needle….
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A biopsy procedure in which a fine needle is placed into a lump to extract cells.
Removal of a cone-shaped piece of the cervix for examination under a microscope.
The removal of a small sample of tissue from the body for examination under a microscope to help diagnose a disease.
Removal of the sentinel node. If this is clear, no further lymph nodes are removed….
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A test where a needle is inserted into the spinal column to collect fluid. Also called a spinal tap.
Removing the lining of the uterus (endometrium) through a needle.
A procedure in which a hollow needle is inserted between the ribs in order to drain excess fluid. Also called a pleural tap….
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