Why you should get a second opinion before getting surgery

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Why you should get a second opinion before getting surgery

The Choosing Wisely campaign, led by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation and Consumer Reports, works with medical specialty societies to identify potentially unnecessary treatments and procedures. Based on that research, as well as Medicare data and various academic studies, here are eight common surgical procedures that might not be necessary.

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