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Samples - how they help your vet

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Samples - how they help your vet

Laboratory tests are used by vets to help them diagnose disease in animals that are ill. Increasingly, they are also used as part of a routine health check to detect hidden disease before the development of obvious symptoms. This allows your dog to be treated earlier and more effectively. A very important use is to test that your dog's kidneys and liver are working properly before a surgical operation.

Who carries out the test?

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What is being tested and why?

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How many tests are needed to diagnose a disease?

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