Pathology Tests Explained

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Faecal Calprotectin

Investigating Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Haemaglobin A1c (HbA1c)

For Diabetes Diagnosis & Monitoring


Investigating autoimune diseases

What are reference intervals?

Liver Function Tests

Reading your results

Full Blood Count

What it Tells Us About Your Health


The emergency blood test

Point of Care Testing

Near patient rapid testing


How can you protect yourself?

Iron studies

What does your result mean?

Cells, Genes and Signalling Part 1

Genes are sections of the DNA strands. DNA is made up nucleotides.

Cells, Genes and Signalling Part 2

Genes are sections of DNA strands – in humans most genes are between a thousand and a million nucleotides long.

Thyroid Function Tests

These are blood tests used to check how your thyroid is working.

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