Specialty: Lab Tests

Tests and Procedures: M

  • Magnesium (Blood)

    This test measures the amount of magnesium in your blood. Too little or too much of this mineral can mean you have certain health problems.

  • MDMA Drug Screen (Urine)

    This is a urine test to screen for MDMA, a street drug also known as Ecstasy.

  • Measles, Mumps, Rubella Antibody

    This test looks for antibodies to three diseases: measles, mumps, and rubella.

  • Mercury (Blood)

    This test measures the amount of mercury in your blood. You can be exposed to mercury from polluted air or water, if you work in an industry that still uses mercury, from eating fish that are high in mercury, and from some complementary and alternative health remedies.

  • Mercury (Urine)

    This test measures the amount of mercury in your urine. Long-term exposure to mercury can cause kidney and brain damage.

  • Metanephrine (Urine)

    This urine test measures the amount of metanephrines your body produces over a 24-hour period.

  • Metanephrines (Blood)

    This test measures the substances metanephrine and normetanephrine in your blood. It helps find out whether you have a tumor of the adrenal glands.

  • Methylmalonic Acid (Blood)

    This test measures the amount of a substance called methymalonic acid (MMA) in your blood. Higher levels may mean you have a vitamin B12 deficiency.

  • Methylmalonic Acid (Urine)

    This test measures the amount of a substance called methylmalonic acid (MMA) in your urine. It can help diagnose a B-12 deficiency.

  • Microalbumin (Urine)

    This test looks for minuscule amounts of albumin in your urine. The test can find out whether diabetes has damaged your kidneys.

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