Blood tests A-Z
From the fasting blood glucose test to the prostate (PSA) test, there are many kinds of blood tests. Browse the index and learn how to prepare for your test.
Blood glucose test
Blood glucose tests, also sometimes called blood sugar tests, are usually used to check for or monitor diabetes.
C-reactive protein (CRP) test
The C-reactive protein test is a general blood test, which checks for infection or inflammation in the body.
Thyroid function tests
Thyroid function tests are used to check for a number of thyroid problems. The tests usually include thyroid stimulating hormones (THSs) T4 and T3.
Understanding pathology tests
Pathology tests help medical professional to prevent, diagnose and manage many health issues. Find out more about understanding pathology tests.
The human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) test is usually used to confirm or monitor a pregnancy.
Hearing tests can detect and measure the severity of hearing loss. Find out who needs a hearing test, types of hearing tests and how much they cost.
The D-dimer test is a blood test used to help check for or monitor blood clotting problems.
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An HbA1c is a type of blood test which is used to help diagnose and monitor people with diabetes.