Kidney biopsy

Kidney biopsy - Kidney Care UK

Kidney biopsy

This leaflet is designed to answer some of the questions you may have about kidney biopsies. It will explain what to expect on the day of the biopsy as well as giving information on the possible risks and complications.

Publication date: 09/2023

Review date: 09/2026

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