Description

Dr Wycliffe Mbagaya FRCP Edin FRCPath
Consultant in Chemical Pathology & Metabolic Medicine Weston General Hospital and University Hospitals Bristol NHS Trust

Endocrine diseases
PCOS

  • Amenorrhoea
  • Menopause –value & relevance of tests
  • Low testosterone in males
  • Androgen replacement for erectile dysfunction
  • Monitoring of transgender patients
  • Calcium disorders
  • Hypertension

IBD Faecal Calprotectin in diagnosis & monitoring of IBD

Heart Failure Role of BNP

Haematinic deficiencies 

  • Vitamin B12
  • Folate
  • Ferritin/Transferrin/Saturation

Cancer

  • Tumour markers
  • Immunoglobulins, paraproteins, serum electrophoresis
  • Faecal Occult Blood/FIT
  • PSA
  • Urine/sputum