Blood Tests

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Z

A

  • Acetylcholine receptor antibody
  • Acid phosphatase
  • Acid phosphatase, prostatic (RIA)
  • ACTH (RIA)
  • Activated partial thromboplastin test (aPTT)
  • Adrenocortical function profile (17-OH corticosteroid, 17-ketosteroid)
  • Alanine transferase: ALT (SGPT)
  • Alcohol
  • Aldolase (ALD)
  • Aldosterone
  • Alkaline phosphatase
  • Alkaline phosphatase, isoenzymes
  • Albumin
  • Allergen testing:
    • PRIST (paper-radioimmunosorbent)-total IgE antibodies
    • RAST (radioallergosorbent) - allergen-specific IgE antibodies
  • d-Amino levulinic acid
  • Ammonia
  • Amylase
  • Angiotensin-1 converting enzyme
  • Antidiuretic hormone: ADH (vasopressin)
  • Alpha 1-antitrypsin
  • Arthritis profile: ANA, ASO, CRP, RA latex, uric acid
  • Aspartate transaminase: AST (SGOT), AST/ALT ratio
  • Australian antigen (HBsAG)
  • Autoantibodies:
    • anti-DNA
    • anti-ENA
    • anti-glomerular basement membrane
    • anti-IF
    • anti-Mit
    • anti-Myocardial
    • anti-nuclear
    • anti-parietal cell
    • anti-reticulin
    • anti-SM
    • anti-striational

B

  • Bile acids
  • Bilirubin: total, direct and indirect
  • Bleeding time tests
  • Blood groups: ABO, Rh, MN
  • Bone marrow aspiration (interpretation)

C

  • Calcitonin (RIA)
  • Calcium: total, ionized
  • Carbon dioxide: total (SMAC)
  • Carboxyhemoglobin
  • Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA)
  • Cardiac risk profile (cholesterol, TG, HDL, LDL, VLDL, LDL/HDL ratio, cholesterol/HDL ratio)
  • B-Carotene
  • CBC with and w/o differential
  • Cephalin flocculation test
  • Ceruloplasmin
  • Chloride
  • Cholesterol: total esters
  • Cholinesterase, plasma
  • Coagulation factors: qualitative
  • Cold agglutinins
  • Complement: total; C3 C4 quantitative
  • Coomb's: direct, indirect
  • Copper
  • Cortisol (RIA) Cortisol: pre and post suppression
  • Coumadin (Warfarin)
  • C-peptide C-reactive protein (CRP)
  • Creatine
  • Creatine phosphokinase (CPK): total, isoenzymes
  • Creatinine
  • Cryoglobulin
  • Culture, blood

D

  • Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
  • Dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate (DHEA-sulfate)
  • Drug screen, qualitative

E

  • EBV-antibody
  • Erythropoietin
  • Estrogen, total and fractionation (RIA)

F

  • Fatty acids
  • Ferritin, serum
  • Alpha fetoprotein, maternal
  • Alpha fetoprotein, tumor marker
  • Fibrin degradation products
  • Fibrinogen
  • Folate, RBC (RIA), serum (RIA)
  • Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH)

G

  • Gastrin
  • Globulin count
  • Glucagon (RIA)
  • Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD), RBC
  • Glucose, fasting (SMAC)
  • Glucose tolerance: 1/2 hr, 1 hr, 1-1/2 hr, 2 hr, 3 hr, 4 hr, 5 hr, 6 hr
  • Glucose tolerance PP (2hr)
  • Glucose tolerance after cortisone
  • Glutamate dehydrogenase
  • Gamma glutamy1-transpeptidase (GGTP)
  • Glycosylated hemoglobin (Hgb A1c)
  • Glycoprotein, electrophoresis
  • Growth hormone (GH): fasting

H

  • Haptoglobin
  • HDL-cholesterol, HDL/LDL ratio
  • Hematocrit
  • Hemoglobin
  • Hemoglobin electrophoresis, qualitative
  • Hepatitis A antibody (anti-HAV)
  • Hepatitis A antibody: total IgM
  • Hepatitis B antigens: HBsAG, HBeAG
  • Hepatitis B antigen with confirmation
  • Hepatitis B antibodies: anti-HBc, anti-HBs, anti-Hbe
  • Hepatitis C antibody
  • Heterophil agglutination (Paul Bunnell, Monospot)
  • Histamine
  • HLA-B27
  • Homocystiene
  • HTLV-III (HIV) antibody
  • Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG): pregnancy test
  • 5' Hydroxytryptamine (serotonin)

I

  • Immunoelectrophoresis
  • Indices (RBC): MCV, MCH, MCHC
  • Insulin
  • Insulin antibodies
  • Iodine: PBI
  • Iron
  • Iron binding capacity (TIBC)

K

  • 17-Ketosteroids, total

L

  • Lactate dehydrogenase, total and isoenzymes
  • Lactic acid
  • Lactose tolerance, 2 hr
  • Latex fixation, RA factor
  • Lead
  • LE cell preparation
  • Leucine aminopeptidase
  • Leukocyte alkaline phosphatase
  • Lipase
  • Lipids: total, fractionation
  • Lipoprotein electrophoresis and phenotype
  • Lutenizing hormone (LH)
  • Lyme's Profile/Serology
  • Lymphocytes: T and B cells quantitative, T4/T8 ratio

M

  • Alpha 2 - macroglobulin
  • Magnesium
  • Mercury
  • Methemoglobin
  • Mucopolysaccharide inclusion bodies (PMN)
  • Myoblobin

N

  • 5' - nucleotidase

O

  • Osmolality, serum
  • Osmotic fragility test (RBC)

P

  • Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
  • PTH-N terminal
  • Pepsinogen
  • pH (arterial)
  • Phosphorus
  • Platelet count
  • Potassium
  • Progesterone
  • Prolactin
  • Protein: total, A/G ratio, electrophoresis
  • Prothrombin time
  • Pyruvate kinase (RBC)

R

  • RBC count
  • RBC inclusion bodies
  • RBC morphology
  • RBC survival (51Cr)
  • Renin activity (RIA)
  • Reticulocyte count

S

  • Scleroderma antibody
  • Sedimentation rate (RBC): Wintrobe
  • Serum methylamalonic acid
  • Sickle cell preparation
  • Sickle cell screen
  • Siderocyte stain (RBC)
  • Sodium
  • Streptozyme titer (ASO titer)

T

  • T3 (RIA)
  • Reverse - T3
  • T3 - uptake
  • T4 (RIA)
  • T7 (free thyroxine index)
  • Testosterone
  • Thrombin clot time (TCT)
  • Thyrobinding globulin (TBG)
  • Thyroglobulin antibody (anti-thyroid)
  • Thyroid microsomal antibody (anti-microsoma)

  • Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
  • Alpha tocopherol (serum)
  • Transferrin
  • Triglycerides, fasting

U

  • Urea nitrogen (BUN)
  • Uric acid

V

  • Vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP)
  • Vasopressin (ADH)
  • VDRL
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B1
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12 binding capacity
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin D: (25-OH cholcalciferol, 1, 25-di-OH cholcalciferol)

W

  • WBC count with differential

Z

  • Zinc
Last Updated: August 28, 2009