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Pawtucket, Rhode Island
A 21-year-old female asked:

my obgyn forgot to give me my results from my urine culture on friday i dont wanna wait till monday could the on call doctor read my results?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Need access to lab: Covering doctor may not have access , lab will give some life threatening critical value information where immediate treatments are required like blood sugar , unusual infections like clostridia etc . Routine urine cultures do not fall to that criteria , but call and ind out

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Last updated Dec 7, 2014

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