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Decision Points for Medical Tests Topic Overview Decision Points are designed to guide you through key health decisions, combining medical information with your personal information to make a wise health decision. Click on a link below to learn more about the medical test you are considering:

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Should I Get a Screening Test? Autopsy: Should I Have an Autopsy Done on M y Loved One? Breast Cancer Risk: Should I Have a BRCA Gene Test? Breast Cancer Screening: When Should I Start Having M ammograms? Colon Cancer: Which Screening Test Should I Have? Fertility Problems: Should I Be Tested? Headaches: Should I Have Imaging Tests to Find Out What's Causing M y Headaches? Heart Disease Risk: Should I Have a Coronary Calcium Scan? Heart Disease: Should I Have an Angiogram? Hepatitis B and C: Should I Be Tested?

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Should I Have Tests for IBS Symptoms? Low Back Pain: Should I Have an M RI? M eniscus Tear: Should I Have a Diagnostic Test (M RI or Arthroscopy)? Osteoporosis: Should I Have a Dual X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Test? Pregnancy: Should I Have Amniocentesis? Pregnancy: Should I Have CVS (Chorionic Villus Sampling)? Pregnancy: Should I Have the M aternal Serum Triple or Quadruple Test? Prostate Cancer Screening: Should I Have a PSA Test? Sleep Apnea: Should I Have a Sleep Study?

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Related Information Last Revised: April 13, 2012 Author: Healthwise Staff Medical Review : Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Anne C. Poinier , MD - Inter nal Medicine & Br ian D. O'Br ien, MD - Inter nal Medicine



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