Should I verify with my doctor that I am getting the right medical test?

Dr. David L. Katz, MD, MPH
Preventive Medicine
Verify you are getting the tests you need, and only the tests you need. Challenging such decisions is not an insult to your doctor. Simply, it is an affirmation of the fact that you, literally, have skin in the game: it’s your body, your health on the line. Take nothing for granted.

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