Punch biopsy; Shave biopsy; Skin biopsy; Biopsy - skin
Normal value ranges may vary slightly among different laboratories. Talk to your doctor about the meaning of your specific test results.
The test may reveal skin cancers or noncancerous (benign) conditions. Bacteria and fungi can be identified. The test may also reveal some inflammatory diseases of the skin. Once the diagnosis is confirmed with the biopsy, a treatment plan is usually started.
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