METABOLIC PANEL PERFORMED

Basic Metabolic Panel Performed The basic metabolic panel can give your doctor a good idea if you have any serious problems with: blood filtration acid/base balance of your blood blood sugar levels... Read more »

BLOOD CREATININE LEVELS

check blood creatinine levels The kidneys maintain the blood creatinine in a normal range. Creatinine has been found to be a fairly reliable indicator of kidney function. Elevated creatinine level signifies impaired... Read more »

BLOOD CLOTTING TEST

Blood Clotting Tests You may be advised to have tests of blood clotting: If you have a suspected bleeding disorder. For example, if you bleed a lot after cuts, or if you... Read more »

HEART ATTACK

Heart Attack Diagnosed Blood Tests During a heart attack, heart muscle cells die and release proteins into the bloodstream. Blood tests can measure the amount of these proteins in the bloodstream. Higher... Read more »

MALARIA

Malaria is a serious illness Malaria is a serious illness that can get worse very quickly and can be fatal if not treated promptly. It can also cause serious complications including: severe... Read more »

KIDNEY DISEASE

check for kidney disease Explain the progressive nature of CKD and the basics of treatment. Can CKD get better? CKD usually will not get better and is likely to get worse. Treatment... Read more »

A BLOOD TEST BREAST CANCER

A blood test breast cancer They found a promising-looking signature in the women’s white blood cells that was linked to their chance of developing cancer. But what about women who didn’t carry... Read more »

CANCER BLOOD TESTS

Cancer blood tests Examples of blood tests used to diagnose cancer include: Complete blood count (CBC). This common blood test measures the amount of various types of blood cells in a sample... Read more »

LIVER BLOOD TESTS

liver blood tests DDDDDDLiver blood tests are some of the most commonly performed blood tests. These tests can be used to assess liver functions or liver injury. An initial step in detecting... Read more »

OVARIAN CANCER

Ovarian Cancer Blood test that is starting to be used while women undergo workup for a mass that has been found. It is commonly used to try to help decide if a... Read more »