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what will they do for the biopsy?

i am having a biopsy done on my thyroid, maybe tomorrow. i was wondering what they would do.

 
happy-go-lucky

Asked by happy-go-lucky at 6:40 PM on Aug. 9, 2010 in Health

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  • My sister had this done, they go in with a needle and you will feel some discomfort. They will then take a piece of tissue and biopsy it. Then they will tell you what should be done. It would be a good idea if somebody goes with you. I will be thinking of you, have a good night."HUGS"
    sta517

    Answer by sta517 at 6:46 PM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • I think they use a fine needle and ultrasound. I have never had this done. have you called and asked the dr or nurse?

    Good Luck
    tricia1332

    Answer by tricia1332 at 6:43 PM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • I had half of my thyroid removed & the biopsy was done at that time while I was in surgery.
    zoolady12

    Answer by zoolady12 at 7:06 PM on Aug. 9, 2010

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