A member asked:

Why would my dr order a metabolic panel, lipid panel, c reactive protein test, hemoglobin a1c and a glucose test for poor eating and stomach pain?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser answered

Specializes in Rheumatology

These are the routine tests done to look for underlying issues such as diabetes, hematologic, liver and kidney disease, etc. I agree that most of those tests may not be related directly to your symptoms.

Answered Apr 24, 2015

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