KPJ Ampang Puteri

Selangor, Malaysia
8 Est. 1995

Skin Biopsy

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KPJ Ampang Puteri

Selangor, Malaysia
8

Established

1995

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Skin Biopsy at KPJ Ampang Puteri

What does KPJ Ampang Puteri offer patients?

KPJ Ampang Puteri, located in Ampang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia offers patients Skin Biopsy procedures among its total of 950 available procedures, across 32 different specialties
. Currently, there's no pricing information for Skin Biopsy procedures at KPJ Ampang Puteri, as all prices are available on request only.

How many specialists are there and what accreditation's have been awarded to KPJ Ampang Puteri?

There is currently a lack of information available on the specialists practicing at the Hospital, and they have multiple recognized accreditations, including:
  • JCI Accredited
  • ISO 9001:2008

Facility Services Available at KPJ Ampang Puteri

Airport pickup
Cafe
Family accommodation
Free Wifi
International newspapers
Interpreter services
Local tourism options
Local transportation booking
Mobility accessible rooms
Parking available
Pharmacy
Private rooms for patients available
Religious facilities
Restaurant
Safe in the room
Special dietary requests accepted
Translation services
TV in the room

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What you need to know about Skin Biopsy Selangor

A skin biopsy is a procedure in which cells or skin samples are removed from the surface of the body to be tested. The sample taken from a skin biopsy is sent to a laboratory and examined by a pathologist under a microscope. By looking at the sample, the pathologist can diagnose or rule out skin cancer. In some cases, it can also be used to remove skin lesions.

A skin biopsy is needed to diagnose or to help treat skin conditions and diseases, including skin infection, warts, actinic keratosis, skin tags, suspicious moles or other growths, blistering skin disorders (such as bullous pemphigoid), inflammatory skin conditions (such dermatitis and psoriasis), and skin cancers (including melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and basal cell carcinoma).

What's the Recovery Time?

In general, you should rest as much as possible for the remainder of the day and go back to your normal activities the day after. However, you need to take it easy and avoid vigorous activities for a few days to avoid complications. How long it takes your biopsy site to heal depends upon the depth and size of the biopsy, which may take about 2 to 3 weeks.

What's the Success Rate?

A skin biopsy is a safe and accurate method to diagnose skin conditions and diseases. The accuracy of shave biopsy is 97%, while a punch biopsy is shown to be 85% accurate. The result of a skin biopsy is highly dependent on the quality of the biopsy submitted. It is possible to miss the diagnosis of a skin tumor. 

The result of your skin biopsy will include a diagnosis and a description of the skin condition. If the sample is found to be cancerous, the description will include information about how quickly the cancer cells are dividing, the thickness and margins of the tumor, presence of tiny tumors near the main tumor, as well as invasion of the tumor into a nerve, blood vessel, or lymph vessel. 

While a skin biopsy is a generally safe procedure, complications can still occur. These include bleeding, bruising, infection, scarring, and allergic reaction to the anesthesia.

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Milia Removal

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Mole and Skin Lesion Evaluation

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Mole Removal

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