Doctor passes a small hollow needle through your skin and
removes a tiny piece of liver tissue
Results give a STAGE and GRADE
Stage: reported as Stage 0-4, tells amount of fibrosis in the liver
Grade: tells the amount of inflammation in the liver
The only way to see and measure
damage to liver tissue is with a
DOES IT HURT???
A lot of people get an achy shoulder.
A few people feel temporary pain.
Many say stressing about it is worse than the