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What prep is necessary for your skin before you go in for surgery?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Skin prep

Although there are a few different methods, skin preparation using a betadine solution is still the standard of care for cleansing the skin prior to surgery or medical procedures.
Betadine has few risks to the patient when it is used appropriately.

In brief: Skin prep

Although there are a few different methods, skin preparation using a betadine solution is still the standard of care for cleansing the skin prior to surgery or medical procedures.
Betadine has few risks to the patient when it is used appropriately.
Dr. Michael Fisher
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