It is possible to get an interpretation of blood lab results from WebMD and MedlinePlus. The American Association for Clinical Chemistry, at, can also help with understanding laboratory test results. O... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

The interpretation of blood sugar test results depends on the type of test used. With a fasting test, a normal reading is between 70 and 100 milligrams per deciliter, according to MedlinePlus. More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

Some common abbreviations that are used on blood lab printouts include GFR (glomerular filtration rate), AST (aspartate aminotransferase), ALT (alanine aminotransferase), HDL (high density lipoprotein), LDL (low density ... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging
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One common example of an abbreviation commonly used by doctors and nurses is the ABG, or arterial blood gas test, which is used to determine if a patient has a lung disease, according to MedlinePlus. Another common labor... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

Routine laboratory results include a Comprehensive Metabolic Panel that measures kidney and liver function, and a Complete Blood Count that measures basic components of the blood, according to AARP. Additionally, another... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging