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    Fine-Needle Lymph Node Biopsy

    Fine-Needle Lymph Node Biopsy

    Fine-needle lymph node biopsy

    In a fine-needle lymph node biopsy, your doctor inserts a thin needle into the lymph node and removes a sample of cells. The sample is examined under a microscope.

    By Healthwise Staff
    Primary Medical Reviewer Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
    Specialist Medical Reviewer C. Dale Mercer, MD, FRCSC, FACS - General Surgery
    Last Revised March 18, 2013

    Last Revised: March 18, 2013

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & C. Dale Mercer, MD, FRCSC, FACS - General Surgery

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