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biopsy meaning

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  • Noun: biopsy  bIópsee
    1. Examination of tissues or liquids from the living body to determine the existence or cause of a disease

    Derived forms: biopsies

    Type of: diagnostic assay, diagnostic test

    Encyclopedia: Biopsy Biopsy, fine-needle Biopsy, needle


  • [Medicine]
    Removal and pathologic examination of specimens in the form of small pieces of tissue from the living body. n pl -sies : the removal and examination of tissue, cells, or fluids from the living body — biopsy vt -sied; -sy·ing
Examples
  • A muscle biopsy is positive for fungus.
  • On biopsy, this was an infiltrating ductal carcinoma
  • A biopsy could miss such lesions from sampling error, too
  • Clinical value of pleural biopsy 60cases
  • Lymph drainage of breast and sentinel lymph node biopsy
  • Two primary pathologists read the biopsy results
  • Brain biopsy revealed grade iv astrocytoma
  • Mri ct-guided stereotactic biopsy for intracranial lesions
  • This breast biopsy demonstrates a carcinoma
  • He's in a state of brain death, so they can't do a biopsy
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