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Physical Exam for Adult Drug Abuse

A physical exam is one way your doctor looks for signs of drug abuse or dependence. During your physical exam, your doctor may check for:

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerAdam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerPeter Monti, PhD - Alcohol and Addiction
Last RevisedJanuary 5, 2012

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Last Updated: January 05, 2012
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