mirror image biopsy
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mirror image biopsyA biopsy of the contralateral breast when lobular carcinoma-in-situ–CIS is found in one breast, a procedure used to exclude invasive carcinoma. See Breast self-examination, Mammography. Cf Lumpectomy.
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