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Premature babies are exposed to unsafe levels of a chemical - phthalates - found in numerous medical products used in treatment.
Beyond details about your medical condition and treatment options, what should you ask your surgeon before an operation?
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Under the HIPAA privacy law, can the personal representative of an adult or emancipated minor obtain access to the individual's medical record?