The COVID-19 vaccine is available to anyone 5 and older. People younger than 18 must receive the Pfizer vaccine. To schedule an appointment, call 211 or visit ourshot.in.gov. Several COVID-19 vaccine locations also offer walk-in appointments. View full details.
Actualizaciones de COVID-19: Políticas para visitantes, vacunas y más
La vacuna contra la COVID-19 está disponible para cualquier persona mayor de 5 años. Las personas menores de 18 años deben recibir la vacuna de Pfizer. Para programar una cita, llame al 211 o visite la página ourshot.in.gov. Varios centros de vacunación contra la COVID-19 atienden sin cita previa. Vea todos los detalles.
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1.
Biopsies are used to diagnose and monitor a wide variety of
conditions. A biopsy procedure collects cells or tissue samples that doctors
can study under a microscope and with laboratory tests. By examining these
cells and tissues, your child's doctor can learn more about problems such as
infections, inflammations and cancer in different parts of the body. If the doctor
is unsure of what is causing your child's symptoms, a biopsy can provide
The biopsy process is relatively quick depending on the type of biopsy required. The procedure generally takes between 30 minutes and one hour.
Doctors at Riley at IU Health work closely with parents to ease any stress a child may feel before and after the procedure. If needed, doctors use anesthesia and numbing agents to reduce pain at the biopsy site.
Riley at IU Health provides the following biopsy services: