Testicular biopsy

Alternative Names

Biopsy – testicle

Definition of Testicular biopsy

Testicular biopsy is surgery to remove a piece of tissue from the testicles for examination under a microscope.

Review

Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine; Scott Miller, MD, Urologist in private practice in Atlanta, Georgia. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 9/3/2010

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