Ages 13-18 Years: Laboratory and Other Tests

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Ages 13-18 
     Screening
     Evaluation and counseling
     Immunizations

Periodic

□ Chlamydia and gonorrhea testing (if female is 24 years and younger and sexually active)
□ Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing (if sexually active) - Physicians should be aware of and follow their states' HIV screening requirements. Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for more information.\

High-Risk Groups (See High-Risk Table for more information.)

□ Colorectal cancer screening - Only for those with a family history of familial adenomatous polyposis or 8 years after the start of pancolitis.)
□ Diabetes testing
□ Genetic testing/counseling
□ Hemoglobin level assessment
□ Hepatitis B virus testing
□ Hepatitis C virus testing (not sexually active)
□ Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing
□ Lipid profile assessment
□ Sexually transmitted infection testing
□ Tuberculosis skin testing

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC  20024-2188 | Mailing Address: PO Box 70620, Washington, DC 20024-9998