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Bone and Bone Marrow Biopsy

  • Reiner Bartl
  • Christoph Bartl
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Abstract

In recent years there has been a great increase in the number of bone and bone marrow biopsies (BMB) taken because the indications have broadened in direct proportion to improvements in biopsy needles, methods of processing and additional investigative techniques (e.g. histochemistry and immunohistology).

Keywords

Multiple myeloma Iliac crest Bone marrow biopsy Bone biopsy Systemic mastocytosis 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Reiner Bartl
    • 1
  • Christoph Bartl
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Osteoporosis and Bone CenterMunichGermany
  2. 2.Center of Orthopaedics and Sports MedicineMunichGermany

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