Malignant Hypertension testsMalignant Hypertension
Tests could include:
- History and Physical Exam
- Blood Pressure Monitoring
- examination of blood pressure
- CT of Brain
- Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN) Test
- Arterial Blood Gas (ABG) Test
- Electrocardiogram (EKG)
- Renal Arteriogram
- Serum Electrolyte Panel
- Kidney Function Panel
- Serum Uric Acid Measurement
- Cardiac enzymes/isoenzymes measurement (procedure)
- Renin and aldosterone
Your kidneys are two bean-shaped organs responsible for filtering blood and waste. One method to determine just how well your kidneys are filtering is by measuring the waste product urea, using the blood urea nitrogen (BUN) test. This fast, simple...
Your red blood cells transport oxygen and carbon dioxide - blood gases - throughout the body. The oxygen and carbon dioxide levels of your blood and the pH balance of your blood can indicate the presence of certain medical conditions, such as card...
A urinalysis is a laboratory test done to detect problems with your body that can appear in your urine. Many illnesses and disorders affect how your body removes waste and toxins. The system that takes care of that is broadly called the excretory ...
An electrocardiogram (also known as an ECG or EKG) is a simple, painless test that measures your heart's electrical activity. Every heartbeat is triggered by an electrical signal that starts at the top of your heart and travels to the bottom. Hear...
Renal arteriography, also known as renal angiography, gives your doctors a way to see the blood vessels in your kidneys. Your blood vessels are not visible on an X-ray. This can make it difficult for your doctors to get an accurate image of them. ...
A uric acid blood test, also known as a serum uric acid measurement, determines how much uric acid is present in your blood. The test can help determine how well your body produces and removes uric acid. Uric acid is a chemical produced when your ...