blood test

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    What is CRP in a blood test?

    CRP as C reactive protein is a b;ood test marker to determine the inflamation as in the case of inflamation its level in the body rises from the natural count.
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    What is a P ANCA blood test?

    The cytoplasmic pattern (cANCA) is associated with PR3 antibodies and the perinuclear pattern (pANCA) is associated with MPO antibodies. Another possible pattern is atypical ANCA. Myeloperoxidase antibodies and proteinase 3 (PR3) antibodies may be individually and specifically tested using an...
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    What is VLDL in a blood test?

    this stands for very low lipoprotien. this is a bad type of cholesterol as it causes cholesterol to build up on artery walls.
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    What does lymph mean in a blood test?

    Lymphocytes are an important part of the immune system in blood to help fight off diseases.
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    What STD can be found in a blood test?

    Genital herpes, Syphilis and HIV can be found in a blood test.
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    Can you detect breast cancer with a blood test?

    Proteins and circulating tumor cells are two types of markers that can be measured. A cancer tumor often produces a specific protein in the blood that serves as a marker for the cancer.
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    How long does it take for a blood test to come back?

    It takes around 24 hours.
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    How long does it take to get results from a blood test?

    Depending on the test performed, most tests are completed and reported to your ordering healthcare provider within about 24 hours of receiving the sample for testing. Certain tests take several days to weeks.
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    How much does it cost to get a blood test for pregnancy?

    I know that the price may vary. The standard i think would be around $50. Can anyone tell me exactly how much can it cost.