Can a Pap test detect a STD?

Answer A Pap test detects changes in cervical cells. Abnormal cervical cells can indicate the presence of human papillomavirus (HPV), which is a common sexually transmitted disease. Most tests for other s... Read More »

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How far back can a glucose test detect?

A HbA1c (glycosylated or glycated haemoglobin) test offers an 'average' of the previous 3 months blood glucose level.Edit:Sorry, I meant to add that this won't tell your doctor what your blood suga... Read More »

Can a complete blood test detect ovarian cancer?

On One Hand: A Blood Count CannotA complete blood test, or complete blood count or blood panel, will not detect ovarian cancer. Stanford University states that complete blood counts can detect cert... Read More »

Does an amniocentesis test detect alcohol consumption?

The amount of alcohol consumed during pregnancy is not detected by an amniocentesis. The test searches for chromosomal disorders, like Down Syndrome, and checks for genetic disorders, urine infecti... Read More »

What blood test is done to detect alcohol?

A BAC test, or blood alcohol content test, is the most reliable for testing the amount of alcohol in the bloodstream. The BAC test is the least used because of its expense. People who are on blood ... Read More »