Health.com: 25 Breast Cancer Myths Busted

Myth: Needle Biopsies Can Disturb Cancer Cells and Cause Them to Spread to Other Parts of the Body

Reality: There's no conclusive evidence for this claim. Despite some previous concerns, a 2004 study found no increased spread of cancer among patients undergoing needle biopsies compared to those who did not have the procedure.

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