Vertical Bipedicle Breast Reduction Workup
- Author: Bhupesh Vasisht, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: James Neal Long, MD, FACS more...
Routine blood work is not necessary in most patients. Patients who require large volume breast reduction may need routine laboratory tests in the rare event that a blood transfusion is needed. Mammogram is indicated in patients aged 35 years or older. A younger patient may require a mammogram if she has a history of breast cancer in the family.
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