A highly-sensitive blood test to detect heart attack was faster and more accurate than conventional diagnostic methods in a study conducted in Texas.
Eosinophils are associated with so many different conditions. Learn how this type of white blood cell has become a crucial marker in medicine.
When a thyroid nodule is not cancerous and is benign, is it necessary to remove it anyway? No, not always. In fact, thyroid nodules are quite common. However, even aside from cancer, there are some reasons that thyroid nodules must go — like when they’re large and in charge.
Nasal brush tests may help diagnose asthma by identifying a specific set of genes. Read about the research behind this test and how it may affect future treatments.
A blood test can help predict how men with advanced prostate cancer will respond to specific treatments, say an international group of researchers.