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  1. Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  2. Ambulatory Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  3. Amniocentesis
  4. Antibody and Antigen Tests
  5. Arterial Blood Gases
  6. Arthroscopy and Arthroscopic Surgery
  7. Barium Enema
  8. Barium Swallow/Meal/Follow Through
  9. Biopsy
  10. Blood Clotting Tests
  11. Blood Groups and Types
  12. Blood Test - General Points
  13. Blood Tests to Detect Inflammation
  14. Bone Marrow Biopsy and Aspiration
  15. Bone Scan
  16. Bronchoscopy
  17. CA125 Blood Test
  18. CT Colonography
  19. CT Scan
  20. Cardiac Catheterisation
  21. Cardiac Enzymes and Markers for a Heart Attack
  22. Cardiotocography
  23. Cerebral Angiography
  24. Cervical Screening (Cervical Smear Test)
  25. Chorionic Villus Sampling
  26. Colonoscopy
  27. Colposcopy and Cervical Treatments
  28. Coombs' Test
  29. Coronary Angiography
  30. Cystoscopy
  31. DEXA Scan
  32. DMSA Scan
  33. ERCP
  34. Echocardiogram
  35. Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  36. Electroencephalograph (EEG)
  37. Endobronchial Ultrasound-guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration
  38. Endoscopic Ultrasound Scan
  39. Exercise Tolerance Testing
  40. Faecal Occult Blood Test
  41. Fine-needle Aspiration
  42. Full Blood Count and Blood Smear
  43. Gallium Scan
  44. Gastroscopy (Endoscopy)
  45. Genetic Testing
  46. Glucose Tolerance Test
  47. Hearing Tests
  48. Home and Ambulatory Blood Pressure Recording
  49. Hyponatraemia
  50. Hysterosalpingography
  51. Hysteroscopy
  52. Intravenous Urography (Pyelography)
  53. Kidney Biopsy (Renal Biopsy)
  54. Laparoscopy and Laparoscopic Surgery
  55. Liver Biopsy
  56. Liver Function Tests
  57. MRCP Scan
  58. MRI Scan
  59. Mammogram
  60. Mediastinoscopy
  61. Micturating/Voiding Cystourethrogram (MCUG/VCUG)
  62. Midstream Specimen of Urine (MSU)
  63. Myocardial Perfusion Scan
  64. Nasoendoscopy
  65. Nerve Conduction Studies
  66. Osmolality, Osmolarity and Fluid Homeostasis
  67. PET Scan
  68. Patch Testing for Contact Dermatitis
  69. Poo (Stool) Sample
  70. Pregnancy - Screening Tests
  71. Prenatal Screening and Diagnosis of Down's Syndrome
  72. Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) Test
  73. Radionuclide (Isotope) Scan
  74. Screening Tests in the UK
  75. Screening for Bowel (Colorectal) Cancer
  76. Sickle Cell Trait (Sickle Cell Carrier) and Sickle Cell Screening Tests
  77. Sigmoidoscopy
  78. Skin Prick Allergy Test
  79. Sleep Diary
  80. Sperm Test (Semen Analysis)
  81. Spirometry
  82. Sweat Test
  83. Synacthen Test
  84. Tests for Sexually Transmitted Infections
  85. Thyroid Function Tests
  86. Thyroid Scans and Uptake Tests
  87. Ultrasound Scan
  88. Urine Dipstick Test
  89. Urine Ketones - Meanings and False Positives
  90. Urodynamic Tests
  91. Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
  92. X-ray Test

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