What is rectal suction biopsy?
Also known as: rectal biopsy, suction procedure.
A rectal suction biopsy is a diagnostic procedure performed to look for problems related to the colon and rectum. It might be needed if a child is having difficulty with bowel movements. It involves removing a small sample of tissue from the rectum.
Reviewed by: Carrie Firestone Baum, MD
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