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Skin Biopsy

As part of the evaluation of a rash, sometimes it is necessary to obtain a small piece of the affected skin which can be looked at under a microscope to help reach a diagnosis.

What Is Done During The Test?

After an appropriate site is identified, the skin will be anesthetized

How Long Will The Test Take?

The skin biopsy often takes 5 to 15 minutes to complete.

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