URL of this page: //www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/imagepages/17032.htm

Cervical biopsy

Cervical biopsy

Overview

In a cervical punch biopsy, the cervix may be stained with iodine solution in order to see abnormalities better. These areas of tissue are then sampled and examined.

Update Date 10/30/2013