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Old 11-01-2015, 03:51 PM #9 (permalink)
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A belated welcome! And sorry for the diagnosis. I have not been to Mayo but believe you are right that for out of state people they only take medicare for labs. May I ask your reason for going back? Are you seeking another opinion? Depending on the financial strain could you consider going somewhere else that does accept Medicare fully?
It sounds like you had a strong opinion from NIH if "she" was Dr Floeter? She is as you no doubt know a leading PLS specialist. Not to say you should not seek another opinion of course if needed
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