Liza Jane's Charts   keeping tabs on labs  

Name: ElectroPhysiological Tests and Biopsies download as spreadsheet

test reason date date results and comments
Nerve Conduction Studiesdocument type of pn  
conduction block?Yes/No
long distal latency?Yes/No
axon loss?Yes/No
motor nerve loss?Yes/No
Somatosensory Evoked PotentialsMS, cord involvement   
Visual Evoked PotentialsMS   
Tilt TableAutonomic   
Sweat TestAutonomic   
Quantitative Sensory Testingdocument sensory loss   
Fat AspirateAmyloid   
Sural Nerve biopsyvasculitis   
skin biopsy to count nervesdocument loss   
skin biopsy for immune complexesconnective tissue w/u   
Muscle Biopsy    
Spinal Stenosis Evalpressure on nerves in spine  write major findings here
cervical spine    
thoracic spine    
lumbar spine    
Flexion-Extension Xrays    
cervical spine    
thoracic spine    
lumbar spine    
Bladder Studies    
cystometricsneurognic bladder?   
Bowel Studies    
rectal manometryNeurogenic bowel?   
Gastric Emptyingneurogenic stomach?   

Remember: Always ask for copies of your lab tests and record the results on the flow sheets. Keep sheets on your computer fill in by hand--whatever works for YOU!

questions & suggestions are welcome!

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