Dermabrasion Workup

Updated: May 18, 2018
  • Author: Gaurav Bharti, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Gregory Gary Caputy, MD, PhD, FICS  more...
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Approach Considerations

Preoperative laboratory studies should include a hepatitis panel, HIV antibody screening with an informed consent, and a nasal swab for patients with a history of impetigo. Some patients may warrant a complete blood cell (CBC) count and chemistry profile.