This discipline involves the analysis of the chemical, biochemical and hormonal components of cells, blood, and other body fluids. Biochemical tests are most commonly applied to blood, plasma, and urine samples where levels of specific chemicals are measured and the results compared to those describing a healthy person.
An increase or decrease in any particular component(s) may help identify a process of disease. Blood glucose (sugar) and lipid (fats) measurements are among the biochemical laboratory tests that are widely performed. Test panels may be used to test the function of major body organs, such as the liver, kidneys, and heart.
These tests are useful in the assessment of fertility and control of in-vitro fertilization programs. Toxicology is a specialized field of biochemistry and includes testing medications and toxins in body fluids, often screened for alcohol, barbiturates which medicinal medicines.
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