By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar of The Associated Press
Now the Obama administration is trying to straighten out the confusion: Polyp removal is part of preventive care, and therefore free of charge to the patient.
Health plans also must cover an expensive genetic test for breast cancer if a woman’s doctor orders it. And the lowly aspirin for heart trouble is covered too, if prescribed.
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