Biopsy - Liver (Diagnostics)

Body Area: Abdomen
Body Parts: Bladder
Symptoms: Blood in Urine
A liver biopsy is the removal of a small piece of liver tissue so that it may be analyzed for signs of and/or degree of damage or disease. Liver biopsy's are used for diagnosing liver disease and also for evaluating the degree of liver damage in order to guide treatment.