Eye conditions (degenerative) Tests
This guide to recommended nutritional tests by disease, lists those tests that are justified in current medical literature (basic profiles) and newer tests of a more specialist nature (advanced profiles) which may be appropriate for some patients. These are guidelines only and individual requirements will vary.
This page is still under construction. The following tests are those relevant tests performed by Biolab Medical Unit, and is not necessarily a comprehensive list of tests that may be required to assess a patient with this condition.
Click on the following links for further test information:
Carotenes (alpha and beta)
Eye conditions (degenerative) profile
Eye conditions (degenerative) profile - additional tests
Fatty Acids - Erythrocytes
Lycopene - serum
Selenium (Se) - plasma
Superoxide dismutase (SOD)
Vitamin A (retinol)
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)
Zinc (Zn) - plasma