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Prostate ultrasound, the procedure will reveal if the prostate is enlarged or has developed an abnormal shape. It is also used during a prostate biopsy to help guide the physician (a prostate biopsy is where they take a bit of your prostate to determine if there are any cancer cells.) Endoscopy, this is where they put a tube with a camera in your body.
There are several versions depending on the situation. Perfect for checking if anything is wrong with your colon or if you have an ulcer, the endoscope aids in the visual analysis of the gastrointestinal tract and colon. Blood Chemistry, this simple blood test can check your glucose, protein, and cholesterol levels. With man’s affinity for salty and fatty foods, it would be very prudent to get your blood chemistry checked every now and then. Hepatitis B Screening, if either partner was sexually active prior to marriage, getting a hepatitis B screening is important to prevent it from spreading.