Biopsy, Bone Marrow Aspiration And
|Title:||Biopsy, Bone Marrow Aspiration And|
Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy; drawing shows a patient lying face down on a table and a bone marrow needle being inserted into the hip bone. Inset shows the bone marrow needle being inserted through the skin into the bone marrow of the hip bone.
Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy. After a small area of skin is numbed, a bone marrow needle is inserted into the patient's hip bone. Samples of blood, bone, and bone marrow are removed for examination under a microscope.
Anatomy -- Musculoskeletal
Test or Procedure -- Biopsy
|Type:||Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||September 21, 2015|
|Date Added:||August 27, 2008|
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Rights holder: Terese Winslow