Noninvasive Medical Procedures

Noninvasive medical procedures are tests or treatments that do not require a doctor to insert any device through a person's skin (such as giving an injection) or into any body opening (such as putting a tube down the throat).

Last Revised: January 11, 2012

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Arden Christen, DDS, MSD, MA, FACD - Dentistry

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