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Female breast biopsy

Female breast biopsy


A breast biopsy can help diagnose breast cancer early in the disease process.

Review Date 11/15/2013

Updated by: Debra G. Wechter, MD, FACS, General Surgery practice specializing in breast cancer, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.