Serum Uric Acid

About the test

A serum uric acid analyzes the level of uric acid in the blood. Uric acid is a waste product that is synthesized when purines, which are chemical elements in the cells, are broken down.  Most of the uric acid is removed from the body through urination.

Why get tested?

This test helps in measuring the level of uric acid in the body. It is also used to diagnose conditions such as- 

1.       Gout

2.       Kidney Stones

It is also an important test that is prescribed for patients undergoing cancer treatment. This is done to keep the level of uric acid in check.

What it measures?

The test measures the level of uric acid in the blood. High levels of uric acid in the body indicate that the body is making a large amount of uric acid due to kidney dysfunction.

This test includes

  • Serum Uric Acid

Preparations

  1. No preparation is required for this test.
  2. In some cases, the doctor may advise the patient to refrain from eating for at least 4 hours prior to the test.
  3. Patients are advised to inform the doctor if they are taking any supplements or over-the-counter medicines.
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Serum Uric Acid

Metropolis Health Care - Vikas Marg
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Metropolis Health Care - Vikas Marg

Serum Uric Acid

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

175

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Vikas Marg New Delhi

7Km

Apollo Spectra-Karol Bagh
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Apollo Spectra-Karol Bagh

Serum Uric Acid

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

210

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New Rohtak Road New Delhi

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City XRay & Scan Clinic Pvt. Ltd - Naraina Vihar
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City XRay & Scan Clinic Pvt. Ltd - Naraina Vihar

Serum Uric Acid

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

150

Price

90

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Naraina Vihar New Delhi

9Km