This test is often performed to determine the underlying cause of abnormal thyroid hormone levels. It’s also used to screen for an underactive or overactive thyroid gland. It is ordered in cases of hypo- or hyper-thyroidism, hashimoto’s disease, grave’s disease or autoimmune thyroid condition.
A complete blood count (CBC) is a blood test used to evaluate the overall health and detect a wide range of disorders, including anemia, infection and leukemia. A complete blood count test measures the different types of cells and its abundance in the blood.
This test measures the amount of uric acid in a blood sample. Uric acid is produced from the natural breakdown of body’s cells and from diet. The test is ordered to diagnose Gout, kidney stones and related disorders.