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Laboratory testing technology has also made great strides in the ability to detect disease and help guide treatment decisions. With this progress, however, lab testing has become more complex and specialized. If you are a medical professional, Lab Tests Online can serve as a quick reference tool or as a resource for keeping up with advances in laboratory science. The information contained here can facilitate consultations between health practitioners and the laboratory professionals who provide the lab services. 

  • Find 300+ analytes using the formal clinical laboratory test names as well as alternate test names.
  • Access 130+ conditions and diseases associated with clinical laboratory tests used for screening, diagnosis, and/or management.
  • Use the Glossary index to find a brief definition of key terms associated with clinical laboratory tests.
  • Visit Patient Resources for a list of helpful resource articles including Deciphering a Lab Report, What Reference Ranges Mean, Making Informed Medical Decisions, Coping with Test Pain and Anxiety, Home Testing, Point of Care Testing, Clinical Laboratory Methods and more.