Service/Procedure Summary

A Breast Biopsy (Needle Core) is the removal of a small amount of breast tissue to examine it for signs of breast cancer or other disorders. This procedure is performed in the mammography department.

Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
28 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
18 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
20 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
24 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
24 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
28 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
33 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
36 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
39 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
44 days

50%

Community Facility Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
8 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
11 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
13 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
14 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
15 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
15 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
20 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
24 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
27 days

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