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biopsy

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbaɪɒpsi/
a medical operation to remove a small number of cells from a part of the body in order to examine them to see if there is a diseaseCellsMedical examination
Translations of “biopsy”
in Vietnamese sinh thiết…
in Spanish Biospsia…
in Thai การตัดเนื้อออกตรวจ…
in Malaysian biopsi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 活組織檢查…
in Indonesian biopsi…
in Russian биопсия…
in Turkish biyopsi, tetkik için vücuttan küçük bir parçanın alınması…
in Chinese (Simplified) 活组织检查…
in Polish biopsja…
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