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Fine Needle Aspiration/Biopsy

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Fine Needle Aspiration/Biopsy General Questions

What is an ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration/biopsy?

Ultrasound-guided fine needle aspirations and biopsies use sound waves to help locate and remove a tissue sample for examination


Uncertain lesion identifiable on ultrasound.

Patient Guide

Preparing for your fine needle aspiration

You don’t need to do anything to prepare. After your procedure, you can use an ice pack on the area to reduce bruising. Should any issues arise, please get in touch with your practice, GP or nearest Emergency Centre.

Our fine needle aspiration/biopsy locations


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