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Lab Tests Before Surgery (ASCP)

Campaign Series: Choosing Wisely
Medical Category: Tests
Article Type: Advice
Language: Plain English, Spanish
Affiliation: American Society for Clinical Pathology
Format: HTML, PDF
Most recent update: 11/22/2016
Most healthy people don't need blood or urine tests done before surgery, especially low-risk surgery. Here's why.
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