FDA puts off closing lab-test ‘loophole,’ leaving decision to Congress and Trump

(By Sheila Kaplan for STAT)

WASHINGTON — After arguing for months that certain medical tests led to patients being mistakenly told they had illnesses and undergoing pointless treatment, the Obama administration Friday dropped its plans to regulate them. Continue reading article here…

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