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Learn the reasons certain medical tests are performed, what diseases or conditions they can identify and what an abnormal result means to your health.
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CAUSES OF LOW HEMATOCRIT TEST RESULTS
Hematocrit test results can be lowered by different types of anemia as well as any disease that causes a large increase in white blood cells.  Injury, surgery or any cause of prolonged bleeding can also result in low hematocrit results....
HOW TO LOWER HIGH HOMOCYSTEINE LEVELS
High Homocysteine levels in the blood have been linked with cardiovascular disease including strokes and heart attacks.  Fairly simple diet changes can result in significantly lowering Homocysteine levels....
HOW TO PREPARE FOR AN EEG - ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM
An EEG is an easy test to prepare for.  The most important considerations include sleep, medications and hygiene leading up to the procedure....
HCG TESTING IS VITAL FOLLOWING A MOLAR PREGNANCY
A molar pregnancy results in abnormal placenta cells having the possibility of traveling to other parts of the body and growing rapidly.  Frequent HCG testing is necessary to discover if this has occurred....
UNDERSTANDING RESULTS OF LIVER ENZYME TEST  ALT, AST & ALP
There are three major enzymes found in liver cells for which medical testing is frequently performed.  These include Alanine Transaminase (ALT), Aspartate Transaminase (AST) and Alkaline phosphatase (ALP)....






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