Category: Tests & Procedures

Learn about the diagnostic tests and procedures that are vital tools to help doctors confirm or rule out the presence of a medical condition. From blood tests to biopsies, you'll find information on several medical tests and procedures. Designed to remove anxiety and uncertainty, these articles explain the purpose, preparation, procedure, the risks, follow-up, and other helpful information.

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There are several methods of confirming pregnancy in a woman by checking different hormone levels. Most commonly used hormone is the beta subunit of h ...
The liver is a storehouse of a wide number of chemical and metabolic functions. Optimum functioning of the entire body depends largely upon the health ...
What Is Emphysema? Emphysema is a disease associated with the lungs, respiratory system. It is actually a type of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary ...
Chest pain is not always a symptom of a heart attack. But the most immediate threat that warns of a heart attack is chest pain. So, emergency room doc ...
What is ELISA? ELISA stands for Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay. This is derived from radioimmunoassay, a technique which is capable of detecting b ...
H. Pylori (Helicobacter pylori) is gram negative spiral bacteria causing a gastric ulcer. The incidence and prevalence of this infection is growing wo ...
Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by an organism called Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. It is a disease that mainly affects the lungs but it can affec ...
What is Lithium Blood Test? Lithium is a drug used as a mood stabilizer which is effective in the treatment of manic episodes, depressive episodes an ...
My thyroid is going to be checked with a blood test, should my medication be taken before the blood test? Is fasting required for T3 T4 TSH test? Is i ...
What Is Spirometry? Spirometry is also called a pulmonary function test. The device used to carry out the test is called a Spirometer or a Flow Meter ...
The liver plays an extremely important role in carrying out a variety of metabolic processes in the body as well as synthesis and secretion of differe ...
Pregnancy is a beautiful stage in any woman’s life. However, such a journey of pregnancy might not always be a smooth ride. There might be a lot of ch ...
There are several methods of confirming pregnancy in a woman by checking different hormone levels. Most commonly used hormone is the beta subunit of h ...
Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by an organism called Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. It is a disease that mainly affects the lungs but it can affec ...
The liver is a storehouse of a wide number of chemical and metabolic functions. Optimum functioning of the entire body depends largely upon the health ...
What is Lithium Blood Test? Lithium is a drug used as a mood stabilizer which is effective in the treatment of manic episodes, depressive episodes an ...
What Is Emphysema? Emphysema is a disease associated with the lungs, respiratory system. It is actually a type of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary ...
My thyroid is going to be checked with a blood test, should my medication be taken before the blood test? Is fasting required for T3 T4 TSH test? Is i ...
Chest pain is not always a symptom of a heart attack. But the most immediate threat that warns of a heart attack is chest pain. So, emergency room doc ...
What Is Spirometry? Spirometry is also called a pulmonary function test. The device used to carry out the test is called a Spirometer or a Flow Meter ...
What is ELISA? ELISA stands for Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay. This is derived from radioimmunoassay, a technique which is capable of detecting b ...
The liver plays an extremely important role in carrying out a variety of metabolic processes in the body as well as synthesis and secretion of differe ...
H. Pylori (Helicobacter pylori) is gram negative spiral bacteria causing a gastric ulcer. The incidence and prevalence of this infection is growing wo ...
Pregnancy is a beautiful stage in any woman’s life. However, such a journey of pregnancy might not always be a smooth ride. There might be a lot of ch ...
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