Diagnostic Tests for Moodiness
Diagnostic Test list for Moodiness:
The list of diagnostic tests
mentioned in various sources as
used in the diagnosis of Moodiness
- Physical examination
- Examine for possible causes of physical illness that may cause depression or present as depression
- Blood tests (if warranted)
- Full blood count and ESR
- Electrolytes and renal function tests
- Blood sugar
- Liver function tests
- Thyroid function tests
- Vitamin B12 and folate levels
- Syphilis screening
- Serum cortisol and cortisol suppression test, if suspect Cushing's syndrome
- Serum FSH and estradiol level, if suspect menopause
- Epstein-Barr serology (post-infective state may present with depression-like symptoms)
- Radiological investigations
- CT Scan Brain - to rule out brain cancer.
- Mental state examination - including appearance, behavior, rate and continuity of speech, mood, affect, thought content, evidence of any hallucinations or abnormal beliefs, orientation to time, place and person, attention and concentration, short-term memory, insight and judgement.
- Electroencephalogram (EEG) - to rule out temporal lobe epilepsy as a cause of mood changes.
Home Diagnostic Testing
These home medical tests may be relevant to Moodiness causes:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
- Mental Health: Home Testing:
- Brain & Neurological Disorders: Related Home Testing:
Conditions listing medical symptoms: Moodiness:
The following list of conditions
have 'Moodiness' or similar
listed as a symptom in our database.
This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete.
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of any symptom.
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Conditions listing medical complications: Moodiness:
The following list of medical conditions have 'Moodiness'
or similar listed as a medical complication in our database.
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