Assaf Harofeh Clinical Services The Institute for Periodic Medical Examinations Examinations Offered at the Institute
 Periodic Medical Examinations

Examinations Offered at the Institute

Following are the examinations conducted at the Institute that are included in the basic examination package:
  1. ​General urine test including: protein, sugar, blood
  2. Complete blood count: hematocrit, hemoglobin, white blood cells, platelets and white blood cell differential count 
  3. Biochemistry: Potassium, sodium, chloride, calcium, creatinine, blood urea nitrogen, phosphorus, transferrin, sugar, cholesterol, LDL, HDL, triglycerides, direct and indirect bilirubin, albumin, globulin, uric acid and alkaline phosphatase
  4. Thyroid dysfunction diagnostic test 
  5. Blood test for early detection of prostate cancer - PSA
  6. HIV test (if requested by the client)
  7. Test for occult blood in feces, for early detection of colon tumor


Most of the laboratory test results are received on the day of the examination within a few hours and sent to the client as requested (via fax, mail)

Special Examinations (not included in the package)

​The Institute offers additional laboratory tests according to the requests of the client (the cost is according to Ministry of Health rate), such as:

  • CT-X test – the test measures the degradation products of type I collagen in the blood plasma, in conditions of increased bone degradation (old age, osteoporosis)
  • Celiac detection test
  • Urine drug test