Test reports are based on the analysis of blood and samples collected. One can expect the test results within 48 hours of sample collection. After receiving results, one must consult the doctor to seek an expert medical opinion on their health conditions.
Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package is a comprehensive preventive health check-up package with 35 different tests under 6 major categories. These categories are:
2. Cardiac Risk Profile, Marker
3. Lipid Profile
4. Kidney Function Test
5. Thyroid Panel 1, Total
6. Liver Function Test
Disclaimer: The information about testing and procedures may include specific instructions. Please consult your physician for further and updated information pertaining to tests.
Why get tested?
It's great that with the advancement in the field of medical science, many infectious diseases have been conquered through medications. However, the other fact that can’t be denied is that with the changes in our lifestyle, a new breed of diseases called lifestyle diseases is on the rise.
Modern fast-paced lifestyle doesn't leave us with much time to take care of ourselves. We hardly spare time to work out, to eat a healthy diet or to sleep properly, leading to the deterioration of general health. With such unhealthy habits, we are at an increased risk of catching diabetes, cardiac problems, obesity and various other lifestyle diseases than ever before.
A number of diseases like thyroid dysfunction, diabetes etc. are silent; they hardly show symptoms and thus require timely screening to get detected. Early detection and treatment of such ailments and diseases means a better chance of recovery. And, for early detection of lifestyle diseases, we need a preventive health check-up that covers all basic tests to give a broad overview of the health status. One such comprehensive preventive health check-up is Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package.
What is Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package?
Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package is a preventive health check-up that contains 35 pathological tests to evaluate one’s vulnerability to various ailments. The set of tests check major body organs and their functioning. These tests give an overview of the health of kidneys, liver, pancreas thyroid gland and cardiovascular system. The panel offers a number of functional tests to diagnose diabetic and pre-diabetic conditions.
This preventive test package helps prevent various ailments by diagnosing the conditions at an early stage and thus eliminating serious complications related to them.
Why is Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package important?
Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package is a set of 35 basic tests, essential for early detection of lifestyle diseases and chronic infections such as diabetes, liver failure, kidney impairment, etc. Early detection means better chances of recovery or a favourable stage to prevent the disease.
This package includes
Cardiac Risk Marker Profile (5)
lipoprotein A (LP-A)
High Sensitivity CRP (HsCRP)
Apolipoproteins B (Apo B)
Apolipoproteins B/A1 Ratio
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
Thyroid Profile Total (T3-T4-TSH) (3)
TriIodothyronine Total (T3)
Thyroxine -Total (T4)
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Iron Deficiency Profile (3)
Total Iron Binding Capacity (TIBC)
A few important things that one must keep in mind while preparing to take tests under Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package:
A minimum of 10-12 hours of fasting is preferable before taking certain tests under this package.
It is advisable to take the tests early morning to get the accurate results.
A night of proper sleep is also advisable to get accurate results.
Use of alcohol and other addictives is prohibited for at least 24 hours before taking the tests.
Do not smoke before the tests.
Intake of any medication should be discussed with the doctor before taking the tests so as to avoid getting any misinterpreted results.
Females should avoid taking the tests a week before or after the menstrual period.
It is advisable that the patient should wear half sleeved T-shirt so that the blood can be drawn easily.
Usually, it takes about 15-20 minutes to collect blood samples.
Blood samples are collected via intravenous injections.
Test results typically come within 48 hours. The results must be discussed with a certified medical practitioner.
Lab experts collect only blood samples for conducting the tests under Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package. Those on medication or suffering from some health condition must do well to consult a medical practitioner before giving the sample.
Who should consider booking Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package?
Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package is a preventive health check-up that is ideal for people aged 18 years and above. Those with a known family history of thyroid dysfunction, diabetes, liver diseases or kidney problems must strongly consider booking Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package. In addition, people diagnosed with endocrine or pituitary disorders, chronic fatigue syndrome must also consider booking this preventive health check-up package.
As T3 and T4 levels are essential to brain development for infant, pregnant women and lactating mothers should also strongly consider booking Thyrocare Aarogyam 1 Package. Furthermore, those experiencing symptoms including, but not limited to, unexpected weight gain or loss, low energy, dry skin, severe constipation, increased heart rate, etc. must also strongly consider booking this package.