DSA Healthscreen A health package is a comprehensive 72 tests package that consists of general tests for the screening of health status such as Complete Hemogram, Kidney, Pancreas, Diabetic, Lipid, Toxic Elements, Liver, thyroid, etc. It is a preventive health checkup package offered by Thyrocare. This package is recommended for persons aged 18 years and above.
Why get tested?
DSA Health Screen A Package is an affordable package that is used to screen for a plethora of health conditions. The package comprises of 72 tests that are vital to assess the present conditions of the body. If a person is facing symptoms pertaining to diabetes, hyperthyroidism, high blood pressure etc., the package contains tests to detect the underlying cause of these conditions.
This package includes
Cardiac Risk Marker Profile (5)
lipoprotein A (LP-A)
High Sensitivity CRP (HsCRP)
Apolipoproteins B (Apo B)
Apolipoproteins B/A1 Ratio
CBC Haemogram (24)
Red Cell Distribution Width - RDW
Red Cell Distribution Width - SD
Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin (MCH)
Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Concentration (MCHC)
Mean Corpuscular Volume (MCV)
Nucleated Red Blood Cells (NRBC)
Immature Granulocytes Count (IG)
Absolute Basophils Count
Absolute Eosinophils Count
Absolute Lymphocytes Count
Absolute Monocytes Count
Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC)
Lymphocyte Percentage (LC%)
Total Leucocytes Count (TLC)
Nucleated Red Blood Cells (NRBC%)
Immature Granulocyte Percentage (IG%)
Lipid Profile (8)
LDL/HDL Cholesterol Ratio
Non - HDL Cholesterol
Total Cholesterol/ HDL cholesterol ratio
LDL CHOLESTEROL - DIRECT
Liver Function Test (11)
Gamma Glutamyl Transferase (GGT)
Alkaline Phosphatase (ALP)
Aspartate Aminotransferase AST (SGOT)
Alanine Aminotransferase ALT (SGPT)
Serum Albumin /Globulin Ratio
Pancreatic (Acute) Profile (2)
Renal (Kidney) Function Tests-2 RFT Mini (3)
Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN)
Serum Uric Acid
Thyroid Profile Total (T3-T4-TSH) (3)
TriIodothyronine Total (T3)
Thyroxine -Total (T4)
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Toxic Elements Profile (9)
Iron Deficiency Profile (3)
Total Iron Binding Capacity (TIBC)
Preparation Required for DSA Health Screen A Package
There are certain things that one must keep in mind while preparing to take tests listed under DSA Health Screen A Package -
A person may have to fast for at least 10 – 12 hours prior to taking the tests.
Consumption of alcohol and cigarettes must be forbidden at least 24 hours before taking the test.
The patient must discuss his/her ongoing medication with the doctor before taking the test.
Female patients are advised to not take the tests 7 days before and after the menstrual cycle.
It takes about 15-20 minutes for a lab expert to collect blood samples.
Blood samples are taken via intravenous injections.
The test results must be discussed extensively with a doctor.
Blood samples are collected to conduct the tests mentioned in the DSA Health Screen A Package. If a person is suffering from a medical problem or is taking any medication, it must be discussed with the doctor prior to taking a test.