Blood test

About Blood test (Procedures)

A blood test is a laboratory analysis performed on a blood sample that is usually extracted from a vein in the arm using a needle, or via fingerprick. Blood tests are used to determine physiological and biochemical states such as disease, mineral content, drug effectiveness, and organ function.

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lala2500's Blood test History (Ongoing)
As needed Apr 07 - 07, 2009
Every Other Week Sep 09, 2009 - Last Update
Stopped Course of treatment ended Apr 7, 2009

lala2500's Blood test is for…

  • Thrombocytopenia (low platelet count)
  • Increase effect of another treatment

lala2500's side effects of Blood test…

  • Uncomfortable Apr 7, 2009
  • Bruising Apr 7, 2009


Apr 7, 2009

As needed
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for thrombocytopenia (low platelet count))
  • Side effects
    Mild (uncomfortable, bruising)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take