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Thanks for your replies, John and desertsooner. I will definitely asks the questions John suggested. My question for desertsooner is, what biopsy is done for GSA?

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@sharenb Mayo Clinic lists the criteria for diagnosing giant cell arteritis, including biopsy (small sample) of the temporal artery here — Giant cell arteritis – Diagnosis and treatment – Mayo Clinic: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/giant-cell-arteritis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20372764

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