Blood examination

Oftentimes only a couple of blood tests are done in mainstream medicine.
We have the capability to do extensive blood testsing.
For this we make use of laboratories in the Netherlands and abroad.
The following blood tests may be requested:

* Liver function tests (ASAT, ALAT, GT, AF, LD)
* Kidney function (creatinin, urea, uric acid)
* Minerals: sodium, potassium, chloride, bicarbonate, calcium, magnesium
* Oligo-elements: copper, zinc, manganese, cobalt, chromium, lithium, selenium
* Cholesterol package: total cholesterol, HDL, LDL and VLDL-cholesterol
* Triglycerids
* Lipoproteïn(a)
* Blood coagulation: Homocysteïn, fibrinogen, D-dimer
* Blood sugar: HbA1c
* Iron: serum iron, transferrin, ferritin
* Hematology: hemoglobin, red /white blood cells, thrombocytes
* B en T-cellen (typering van immuuncellen)
* Rheuma tests: anti-CCP, ANF
* Heart: BNP (marker for chronic cardiac failure)
* Tumor markers: PSA, Ca-125, Ca-15.5, Ca-19.9, Chromogranin(a)
* Hormones: – thyroid: – TSH, free-T4, free-T3, thyroid antibodies
                                        – T3 and T4 in urine!
                     – stress: DHEA-sulfate, cortisol, IGF-1, IGF-BP3
                     – menopause: LH, FSH, estradiol, progesterone
                     – men: free-testosteron, SHBG
* Gluten-tests: – anti-transglutaminase IgA
                       – anti-transglutaminase IgG
                       – anti-gliadine IgA
                       – anti-gliadine IgA
* Vitamins: A, B1, B6, B12, folic acid, D
* Viral tests: Epstein Barr (Mononucleosis), Cytomegaly and many other viral infections
* Bacterial tests: Helicobacter pylori (stomach), Toxoplasmosis
* Specialized testing for Lyme’s disease
* Food allergies: IgG4 (up to 271 allergens)
* IPL-profile with electroforesis, phytotesting and flocculation
* Malondialdehyde – TBARS (damage by Reactive Oxygen Species)
* Antibodies IgM en IgA against membrane lipids
* Melisa-testing®: allergie test against toxic metals, such as mercury, cadmium, nickel, titanium, aluminum, and many more