Asthma tests

Tests could include:

  • History and Physical Exam
  • Evaluation of wheezing
  • Respiratory System Examination
  • Spirometry
  • Lung Function Tests
  • Peak expiratory flow rate measurement
  • CT of Chest
  • Pulse Oximetry
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Arterial Blood Gas (ABG) Test
  • Lung Volume Test
  • IgE (immune system protein) level
  • Spirometry for bronchospasm with prolonged evaluation
  • Pulmonary function tests (PFTs) are a group of tests that measure how well your lungs work. PFTs are also known as spirometry or lung function tests.
  • A lung diffusion test is used to examine how your lungs are processing air. It can help your doctor determine how well your respiratory system is working.
  • An X-ray is an imaging test that uses small amounts of radiation to produce pictures of the organs, tissues, and bones of the body. When focused on the chest, it can help spot abnormalities or diseases of the airways, blood vessels, bones, and heart.
  • Find information on why a blood gas test done, what to expect during the procedure, and how to interpret the test results.
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