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Schertz, TX
A 38-year-old male asked:

Will most pcp test any blood values you request? or would the patient have to show symptoms? for example could i get b12 and zinc levels checked?

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Dr. Su Fairchild
Integrative Medicine 25 years experience
Depends: Some doctors are more open to patients requests than others. Zinc and B12 are always part of my usual initial bloodwork. Also check a copper with the zinc to make sure both are in balance.

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