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  1. Pulse Measurement
  2. HIV Viral Load Measurement
  3. Measuring Your Waist
  4. Measuring Your Exercise Intensity Learn how to know if you're exercising at the right level to improve your health.
  5. Dialysis: Measuring How Well It Works
  6. Asthma: Measuring Peak Flow
  7. Lab Test Results: Units of Measurement
  8. Other Home Treatment Measures for a First-Degree Burn or Sunburn
  9. Peripheral Arterial Disease: Pulse and Blood Pressure Measurement
  10. Catecholamines in Blood
  11. Catecholamines in Urine
  12. Estrogens
  13. Nicotine Tests
  14. Nuchal Translucency Screening Test
  15. Creatine Kinase
  16. Carbon Monoxide (CO)
  17. Prealbumin Blood Test
  18. Aldosterone in Urine
  19. Uric Acid in Urine
  20. Blood Alcohol
  21. Chloride (Cl) Covers chloride test to measure the level of chloride in blood or urine. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  22. Ammonia
  23. Antithyroid Antibody Tests
  24. Phosphate in Urine
  25. Antithyroid Antibodies Test
  26. Vitamin B12 Test
  27. Celiac Disease Antibodies
  28. Preeclampsia: Creatinine Clearance Test
  29. Lactic Acid
  30. Homocysteine Looks at homocysteine as a test to measure homocysteine in the blood. Covers how test is done and what results mean. Explains what could affect results.
  31. Cortisol in Blood
  32. Luteinizing Hormone
  33. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
  34. Cardiac Enzyme Studies
  35. Growth Hormone
  36. Myoglobin
  37. Testosterone
  38. Progesterone
  39. Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)
  40. Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST) Covers aspartate aminotransferase (AST) test to measure the amount of AST enzyme in the blood. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  41. Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT) Covers alanine aminotransferase (ALT) test to measure the amount of ALT enzyme in the blood. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  42. Carbon Dioxide (Bicarbonate) Covers carbon dioxide (bicarbonate) test to measure level of bicarbonate in a blood sample. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  43. Cortisol in Urine
  44. Antinuclear Antibodies (ANA)
  45. Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG)
  46. Lipid Panel Briefly discusses lipid panel, a blood test that measures cholesterol, triglycerides, high-density lipoprotein (HDL), and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) levels. Covers why a lipid panel might be ordered. Also covers how to prepare for test.
  47. Hormone Inhibin A
  48. Preterm Labor: Testing for Fetal Fibronectin
  49. Magnesium (Mg)
  50. Prolactin
  51. Aldosterone in Blood
  52. Lipase
  53. Lead
  54. Gastrin
  55. Thyroid Blood Test: Understanding the Test Learn what a thyroid blood test checks for, why you may need one, and what the results mean.
  56. Body Temperature
  57. Creatinine and Creatinine Clearance Covers creatinine and creatinine clearance tests to measure the level of creatinine in blood and urine. Explains why the tests are done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  58. Total Serum Protein Covers total serum protein test to measure the amounts of proteins in the blood. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  59. Cholesterol Test: Understanding the Test Learn what is checked during a cholesterol test, why you might need one, and what the results may mean.
  60. Folic Acid Test
  61. What Is A1c?
  62. Lactic Acid Dehydrogenase (LDH) Discusses test to help diagnose lung disease, lymphoma, anemia, liver disease, and also to see how well chemotherapy is working during treatment for lymphoma. Looks at possible results.
  63. Helicobacter Pylori Tests
  64. Bilirubin Covers bilirubin test to measure the amount of bilirubin in a blood sample. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  65. Parathyroid Hormone Covers why and how parathyroid hormone tests are done. Covers what possible results might mean. Includes info on what might affect the test.
  66. Diabetes: How to Build Your Plate See how to measure healthy portion sizes using the plate method.
  67. Immunoglobulins
  68. Hepatitis C Virus Tests
  69. Cholesterol and Triglycerides Tests Covers cholesterol and triglyceride blood tests to measure fatty substances in the blood. Explains why tests are done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  70. Sodium (Na) in Blood Covers sodium (Na) test to check how much sodium is in the blood. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  71. Hepatitis B Virus Tests Covers hepatitis B virus (HBV) tests that check for hepatitis B infection. Looks at most common HBV tests. Explains how tests are done and how to prepare for them. Looks at other tests that show how well the liver is working. Covers test results.
  72. Albumin Urine Test Discusses a test that checks urine for a protein called albumin. Covers possible kidney damage and diabetes. Explains how test is done. Discusses normal and abnormal values from the test. Covers what affects the test.
  73. Amylase
  74. Lead Poisoning Screening
  75. Hair Analysis
  76. Serum Protein Electrophoresis (SPEP)
  77. phytonadione
  78. complement C1 esterase inhibitor
  79. Clostridium Difficile Toxins
  80. Fever Temperatures: Accuracy and Comparison
  81. Phosphate in Blood Covers phosphate test to measure the amount of phosphate in a blood sample. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  82. Uric Acid in Blood
  83. Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH) Discusses blood test used to check for thyroid gland problems. Explains how TSH causes thyroid gland to make hormones that help control metabolism. Covers how it is done and test results.
  84. Hepatitis A Virus Test
  85. C-Peptide Discusses C-peptide test, used to tell the difference between type 1 or type 2 diabetes, find the cause of hypoglycemia, or check whether a pancreas tumor (insulinoma) was completely removed. Discusses how the test is done and how to prepare for it.
  86. Blood Urea Nitrogen Discusses blood urea nitrogen (BUN) test. Covers why and how it is done. Includes how to prepare for the test. Covers risks. Explains results of the test. Covers what affects results.
  87. DHEA-S Test
  88. Diabetes: A1c Test Learn how an A1c test shows blood sugar levels over a 3-month period.
  89. Follicle-Stimulating Hormone
  90. Potassium (K) in Blood Discusses blood test to check level of potassium (K) in blood. Includes info on what affects potassium levels in the body such as kidney function, blood pH, and hormones. Explains how and why test is done. Covers what results mean.
  91. Galactosemia Test Explains test for galactosemia, a rare disease passed from parents to children. Covers blood or urine test that checks a newborn for enzymes needed to change galactose from milk into glucose, a sugar used for energy. Explains why and how the test is done.
  92. Vitamin D Test
  93. Home Test for Protein in Urine
  94. Renin Assay
  95. C-Reactive Protein (CRP)
  96. Chlamydia Tests
  97. Cold Agglutinins
  98. Ferritin Covers ferritin blood test to check the amount of ferritin in the blood. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  99. Serum Osmolality Discusses serum osmolality test used to check for dehydration, certain poisons, cause of seizures, and other problems. Covers how it is done and how to prepare for it. Also covers what test results may mean.
  100. Sickle Cell Test

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