Frequently Asked Questions

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How will I know when updated content is released?

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How can I access ARUP Consult?

You may access ARUP Consult online at from any desktop computer, laptop, or mobile device.

Which browsers work well with ARUP Consult?

ARUP Consult supports most browsers. However, if you are using Internet Explorer 9 or lower, your experience may not be optimal or you may not be able to use certain features on our website.

Is an ARUP Consult app available?

No. In conjunction with a January 2016 redesign of ARUP Consult, we retired the iPhone app and replaced it with a responsive design that makes the site easy to use regardless of the computing platform. ARUP Consult is updated frequently, and the mobile site reflects all updates as soon as they are published. 

Which devices work well with ARUP Consult?

ARUP Consult's mobile site is platform independent. It is easy to view and navigate on a desktop computer, laptop, tablet, or mobile phone, and functions in the same way regardless of the computing device's operating system or browser.

How can I get more information about a test listed in ARUP Consult?

Click on the test number to be directed to the Lab Test Directory entry about the individual test.

How do I widen my search on the ARUP Consult website?

Try using fewer terms or terms that are broader in scope. Use the truncation symbol (*) to get plural and singular forms of your term or to obtain results with other variations of the term. For example, rather than immunoglobulin d, try immunoglobulin* to get more results.

Does ARUP Consult display advertisements on the site?

No; because ARUP Consult is an educational product provided free of charge, we do not accept advertisements from outside entities.