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What Is The Test To Find Out If You Have Dvt
Deep vein thrombosis means a blood clot in the deeper veins of the affected extremity. The deeper veins of the major functional veins that returned blood flow back towards the heart. Having a blood clot in a deep vein is a serious issue and needs to be treated with anticoagulation therapy to prevent the possibility of a blood clot traveling ...Read more
Clinical: Really a clinical diagnosis with redness, warmth, tenderness, swelling, maybe fever. Some tests can support the clinical diagnosis such as elevated white count or esr, and radiologic tests such as us, ct, MRI can also support diagnosis, but not usually necessary unless doc is trying to rule out an underlying deeper tissue problem such as abscess. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Your doctor: Can do a finger prick and check your blood sugar in the office.If abnormal may order fasting blood sugar or postprandial test along with other labs as indicated. If you have symptoms increase thirst, hunger and frequent urination and nocturia, do schedule an appointment with your physician. ...Read more
Sample and culture: You can only determine what it is by taking a sample and culturing. ...Read more
Yes: Usually a pelvic exam and a cervical culture provides the answer. Other sources of pelvic pain can be misinterpreted as pid, and frequently are in the emergency department. A positive culture is definitive; an exam alone always includes an element of opinion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diagnosing MS: There is no one real good test for the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis. In general, a comprehensive neurological examination and an imaging study of the affected area is the best first step. Need to discuss with your physician and also with the neurologist that you would be seeing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Exam and testing: You need an appointment with your physician and an exam done properly, as well as testing for the possible stds you are facing based on your sexual behaviors and risk profile. That testing may involve swabs of the location, or urine or blood testing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several options: There are several options for the detection of a blood clot. A blood test for d-dimer may determine whether there is a clot. If this level is elevated, the physician may move to ultrasound (doppler). The doppler ultrasound is still the gold standard to detect clots, especially in the vessels of the legs. If there is a suspected pulmonary embolism, you will be sent for a ct scan of the chest. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What to if I am unsure if I have herpes simplex what is the best way to check with out going to a doctor?
Sorry but,: You really need to have your md or dentist (if in oral area) look at the lesions to determine for certain.In some cases, blood work is needed to be sure but most the time we can tell by seeing an active lesion. You can compare to pictures but there are many other things that can look similiar from when the lesions appear to when they go away. They also can give you meds to help treat or control it. ...Read more
What is the best test to get to find out where you are at with chronic pancreatitist?Stage. As do I even want to fight it.
See a GI doctor: And a surgeon who deals with the pancreas. Chronic disease in this area is quite frustrating to try and manage effectively and usually requires a team approach. This can only be addressed by the physicians caring for you. Trust their opinions or request a second opinion from somebody else who can examine you and review your records and imaging studies. Good luck. ...Read more
Test: A positive pregnanacy test is 98 % accurate. ...Read more
Blood and breath: Hydrogen breath test:breathing into balloon-type container after drinking flavored liquid containing lactose. Samples of breath collected at set time periods and hydrogen levels checked.Normally, little hydrogen.Unless body has trouble breaking down and absorbing lactose.Blood lactose tolerance test:body creates glucose when lactose breaks down.Ingest lactose solution and blood samples checked. ...Read more
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