Wire Localization | Carol Milgard Breast Center - Breast biopsy with wire localization
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When an abnormality is seen on a mammogram but can't be felt, a two-step biopsy may be done as a same-day outpatient surgical procedure. Learn more. This procedure will help the surgeon pinpoint the correct area in your breast for biopsy. The radiologist will insert a needle at the marked site using ultrasound or repeat mammogram images to confirm correct needle placement. The tissue removed at surgical biopsy is often sent to.