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Who needs a liver biopsy?

  • Individuals with unexplained chronic persistent liver chemistry abnormalities
  • Individuals taking certain medications that can cause liver damage
  • Individuals with chronic hepatitis B or C
  • Individuals with a liver transplant when there is a problem with liver function
  • Individuals with liver abnormality found in an imaging study (ultrasound, ct, etc.)
  • Individuals with unexplained jaundice