wedge biopsy

noun

: a biopsy in which a wedge-shaped sample of tissue is obtained
also : the tissue sample itself

Dictionary Entries Near wedge biopsy

Cite this Entry

“Wedge biopsy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/wedge%20biopsy. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!