Get the latest information on surgeries and medical tests with the new, 2014 edition of the Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests. Find clear, understandable explanations with illustrations, definitions, and more. Particularly helpful are the discussions on the diagnosis, preparation, aftercare, risks, and alternatives (if there are any) for each surgery. There is a handy list of questions to ask your doctor included in each entry, as well as a list of books for further investigation.
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