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Skin Biopsy (cont.)

Next Steps

Your doctor needs to see you again to remove the stitches and to give you the results of the pathology report. If no stitches are placed, he may ask you to get in touch by phone so the results can be discussed.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/30/2014
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