Biopsia de las encías

La biopsia de las encías es un procedimiento de diagnóstico en el cual se extrae una pequeña parte del tejido gingival para examinarla. La biopsia se realiza cuando un examen de la boca revela la presencia de tejido aparentemente anormal en las encías.Biopsia de las encías

Revision

Last reviewed 3/22/2013 by Ashutosh Kacker, MD, BS, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Weill Cornell Medical College, and Associate Attending Otolaryngologist, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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