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As a mark of respect to HM Queen Elizabeth II the surgery will be closed on Monday 19th September 2022 from 08:00 to 18:30. We will re-open on Tuesday 20th September 2022.

The Surgery will be closed on the following dates for staff training from 12:30

Thursday 20th October 2022

Wednesday 23th November 2022

Tuesday 24th January 2023

Tuesday 21st February 2023

Thursday 23rd March 2023

Blood Tests

blood_tests_4A blood test is when a sample of blood is taken for testing in a laboratory. Blood tests have a wide range of uses and are one of the most common types of medical test. For example, a blood test can be used to:

  • assess your general state of health
  • confirm the presence of a bacterial or viral infection
  • see how well certain organs, such as the liver and kidneys, are functioning
A blood test usually involves the phlebotomist taking a blood sample from a blood vessel in your arm. and the usual place for a sample is the inside of the elbow or wrist, where the veins are

You can find out more about blood tests, their purpose and the way they are performed on the NHS Choices website.

 
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