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Sarcoidosis: Diagnosis  External Link

Because symptoms of sarcoidosis can mimic those of other diseases, in some cases sarcoidosis may be diagnosed by excluding these other similar diseases. The doctor also may need to perform various tes... Details >

Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research  External Link

Diagnosing and Evaluating Autism: Part 1  External Link

Also available in: Spanish   External Link

Although autism is considered a neurological disability, no specific medical test or procedure can confirm a diagnosis of autism. To gather more information that will accurately profile an individual’... Details >

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities  External Link

Disorders That Affect Muscles and/or Nerves - Patient Resources  External Link

Provides information concerning electromyography, or EMG, procedures, such as patient preparation for testing. Also contains short, general definitions of several disorders that affect the muscles an... Details >

American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine  External Link

FDA Approves New Laboratory Test To Detect Human Infections With Avian Influenza A/H5 Viruses

HHS' Food and Drug Administration has approved a new laboratory test, Influenza A/H5 (Asian lineage) Virus Real-time RT-PCR Primer and Probe Set, developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Preve... Details >

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Interpreting Laboratory Test Results

This fact sheet describes the role of screening and diagnostic laboratory tests and includes a brief discussion of factors affecting these results.... Details >

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

Lab Tests Online  External Link

Lab Tests Online has been designed to help you, as a patient or caregiver, to better understand the many clinical lab tests that are part of routine care as well as diagnosis and treatment of a broad ... Details >

American Association for Clinical Chemistry  External Link

Neurological Diagnostic Tests and Procedures

Diagnostic tests and procedures are vital tools that help physicians confirm or rule out the presence of a neurological disorder or other medical condition. ... Details >

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health

Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine Publications  External Link

Listing of publications offered by the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM). Includes patient brochures, case reports, course/workshop handouts, guidelines, mono... Details >

American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine  External Link