Biopsy is the removal of tissue from a living person for microscopic examination to confirm or to establish the diagnosis of a disease The purpose of this article is to review those skills, to discuss new developments in this area, and to highlight some of the potential pitfalls that may occur in taking a biopsy and methods available to avoid them. We feel it will be of value to both general dental practitioners and junior hospital staff. Problems related to specific areas will be covered including apical lesions and those associated with the dental hard tissues.
Key words: Biopsy , Dental hard tissues, FNAC
Corresponding author: Dr. Tarun Vyas, Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, R R Dental College & Hospital, Umarda, Udaipur, Rajasthan
This article may be cited as: Vyas T. Biopsy of Oral Lesion -A Review Article. J Adv Med Dent Scie Res 2018;6(1):27-35.