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When You Donate Blood Do They Test For St Ds
When i went to get blood test for stds, there were 3 tubes of my blood taken, they don't need that much blood to test for HIV do they ?
Not specifically: When you have your blood checked at the annual physical, your physician looks at various parameters in the test results. Taking your history, examination, personal and family history into consideration he can then get some indications if the individual could have cancer. Commonest indicator of cancer in men is anemia, which triggers further investigation. ...Read more
Yes, but...: All organ donors will be checked for all possible blood-borne / body-fluid-borne diseases such as HIV, syphilis, CMV, hep-B/hep-C, etc. Ask the detail at the center for organ harvesting. But, indeed, it is nice of you to think and ask this question for social conscience and safety. I salute you. Best ... ...Read more
Not everything, but:: Routine urine dipstick tests for utis, also sugar in urine which can lead to diagnosis of diabetes, tests for protein which could reveal non-uti kidney disease, urinary specific gravity (concentration), ph (urinary acidity), ketones (+ve for starvation or not having eaten for a while, blood can be +ve for uti, kidney disease or cancer, bilirubin for jaundice or liver disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many things: The usual prenatal blood tests may include: blood type with antibody screen, rubella status, hepatitis screen, HIV status, thyroid function test, hemoglobin level, syphillis serology, tetra test (or quad or penta test) for genetic anomaly risk assessment, and gestational diabetes screen. Dedending on these test results and other medical conditions, more tests may well be indicated. ...Read more
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Serum titers : A value detected in a blood test to see if this is present in your system. ...Read more
Leukemia test: Leukemia is diagnosed from a bone marrow specimen. When you donate blood the blood counts are checked and need to be within a normal range. The blood counts may be abnormal if there is leukemia present but this does not give an actual diagnosis. Most of the time the blood counts are abnormal it is not from leukemia. ...Read more
Should: If youare positive whey will not tke your blood. Signa ahippa form asking for the results. ...Read more
Usually...: Depending on why you had the blood test, it might be wise to wait for the results, if routine and not high volume, then usually not a problem. Red Cross can counsel you on this: 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). ...Read more
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