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i have 3 kids 9, 8, 4 years old. what are the routine blood work they need? how frequently do they need blood work?

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Dr. Marino Tavarez
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Routine: bloodwork is NOT needed at those ages. in NY we are toxicity in toddlers at age 1 and 2
Answered on May 22, 2014
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Dr. Marino Tavarez
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correct no bloodwork needed for healthy children
May 22, 2014
Dr. Meital Barzideh
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None. : After the age of 4, routine blood work is generally not necessary as long as your kids are generally healthy. I would recheck their CBC and get a baseline cholesterol level when they reach adolescence at around 12 or 13.
Answered on May 22, 2014
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