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Pneumonia tests
Pneumonia

Tests could include:

  • Chest X-Ray
  • Complete Blood Count (CBC) Test
  • History and Physical Exam
  • Respiratory System Examination
  • Sputum Gram Stain
  • Sputum examination
  • Care by local physician (finding)
  • CT of Chest
  • Sputum Culture
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Gram Stain Microscopy
  • CBC with automated white cell differential
  • Bronchoalveolar Lavage
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Viral Culture
  • Legionella Antigen Assay
  • Urine Pneumococcal Antigen Test
  • Streptococcus Pneumoniae Antigen Assay
  • Streptococcus Pneumoniae Antibody Assay Test
  • Mycoplasma Pneumoniae DNA Assay Test
  • Pulse Oximetry
  • Arterial Blood Gas (ABG) Test
  • X-Ray
  • A chest X-ray is an imaging test that uses small amounts of radiation to produce pictures of the airways, blood vessels, bones, heart, and lungs.
    Source:HLCMS
  • The sputum Gram stain is a laboratory test ordered when a doctor suspects that a patient's respiratory symptoms may be caused by a bacterial infection. It is the most common preliminary test for pneumonia and other respiratory infections because i...
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  • A sputum culture helps lab technicians find the bacteria or fungi that might be making you sick. Find out what it's used for and what to expect.
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  • A bronchoscopy may be necessary to diagnose several conditions, including a chronic cough or infection. Learn more about the procedure and risks.
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  • The herpes viral culture of lesion test, also known as the herpes simplex virus culture, is a laboratory test that is used to determine if a skin sore contains the herpes simplex virus. ...
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  • The rotator cuff is a group of four muscles and tendons that help stabilize the shoulder and aid in movement. Rotator cuff strains or tears are caused by overuse or acute injury. Repetitive lifting can put you at risk.
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  • A gastric emptying scan, also known as a gastric emptying study or test, is an exam that uses nuclear medicine to determine how fast food leaves the stomach.
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  • A kidney, ureter, and bladder (KUB) study is an X-ray procedure that assesses the organs of the urinary system and gastrointestinal system.
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  • An extremity X-ray is an X-ray image taken of your extremities (your arms, legs, hands, wrists, feet, ankles, shoulders, knees, or hips). An X-ray is a form of radiation that passes through your body and exposes a piece of film, forming an image o...
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  • An X-ray is a common imaging test that has been used for decades to help doctors view the inside of the body without having to make an incision. The X-ray was made public in 1896 with an image of the hand of anatomist Albert von K├Âliker. In the hu...
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