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A cervical biopsy is a procedure to remove a sample of the cervix
so the tissue can be examined under a microscope. A cervical biopsy is usually
done to investigate areas of abnormal tissue found during a Pap test or
The amount of cervical tissue removed depends on the method
Current as of:
July 26, 2016
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Kevin C. Kiley, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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