What is Scalp biopsy?

Category: Procedures


A biopsy is a medical test involving the removal of cells or tissues for examination. It is the removal of tissue from a living subject to determine the presence or extent of a disease.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Scalp biopsy

Side effect Patients
Blackouts 1
Burning pain 1
Burning sensation on scalp (head) 1
Hair loss 1
Scars 1
Sensory sensitivity 1

Show all 7 reported side effects

Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Scalp biopsy.