Talk to your doctor if you have any concerns about the test. Some questions you may ask them:
Do I really need this test?
What are the risks or side-effects?
Are there any simpler or safer alternatives?
What happens if I don’t do anything?
What are the costs?
Read this article about blood and pathology tests for more general information.
All information contained in this article is intended for general information purposes only. The information provided should not be relied upon as medical advice and does not supersede or replace a consultation with a suitably qualified healthcare professional.