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What You Need to Know Before a Breast Biopsy

posted on WED, DEC 12 2018 by Center for Diagnostic Imaging

If you’re anything like Lisa Deharpport, as you hold your breath through a mammogram, you hope that there’s nothing to find. In Lisa’s case, the images showed something that needed a biopsy. If you find yourself in her situation, you’ll have some questions. To answer them, Kellie Schenk, MD walks through what you need to know before you face the biopsy needle:



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About Dr. Schenk
Kellie Schenk, M.D. is a board certified diagnostic radiologist at EPIC Imaging in Oregon. Her areas of interest include body MRI, women's Imaging, PET/CT and deep tissue/bone biopsies. Read her full bio here.


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