Whole Body Health Check-up (Rs. 8100/-)

What is a Whole Body Health Check-up for Women?
A whole body health check-up is an in-depth health check for men & women to ascertain the overall health & wellness. Going further than just a simple evaluation, the whole body health check-up gives you in-depth understanding of the functioning of your various organs and their present state. Co-related with a physical examination, doctors can make informed decisions on the possible health threats and suggest appropriate changes to your lifestyle and diet.

Who is advised to undergo a Whole Body Health Check-up?
This is especially advised for those who haven’t had a regular check-up for a very long time. The test keeps you well informed of any short or long-term health issues and allows for preventive care before any health condition can become serious and threatening.

Preparing for the Whole Body Health Check-up
For the whole body health check-up you will be required to give a sample of blood and urine. The blood samples must be provided on an empty stomach. The blood sample will be used for CBP, Lipid Profile, ESR, LFT and other tests included in the package. For CUE and Creatinine tests you will provide a urine sample.

For the abdominal ultrasound, you must avoid eating the night prior to the test and leave any jewellery at home. A 2d echo is also an ultrasound procedure requiring similar precautions.
The package also includes a chest x-ray and an ECG – for the ECG it is best to avoid usage of moisturisers or sunscreen on the body and jewellery must be removed. For the x-ray similar protocols as above must be followed.

A bone mineral density test is similar to an x-ray and the same precautions will suffice.
For the brain CT scan, the precautions are the same as the x-ray.

As part of the whole body health check-up for women you will need to provide a pap smear for which it is advisable to abstain from intercourse the previous night, and avoid usage of vaginal cream, gel etc., also scheduling a pap smear must be avoided during a menstrual cycle. Also included for women is a mammogram is an x-ray of the breasts and it is best to schedule one right after your menstrual cycle. It is best to avoid sprays, creams and gels on the breasts prior to the mammogram.

For men specifically, a PSA is undertaken which will be ascertained with the same blood sample.

Typically, a whole body health check-up can be concluded in a day but will require careful scheduling based on your monthly cycle for women.

What tests are carried out, as part of the Whole Body Health Check-up?

the following tests are done as a part of this health check-up

# Tests Rs. 8100/-
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    Complete Blood Picture
    Complete blood picture measures the count of WBCs, RBCs and platelets in the blood and indicates any deficiencies. This test helps ascertain the overall health profile of an individual.

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    A thyroid stimulating hormone test determines the levels of the hormone in the body. Excessive or deficient secretion are both detrimental to the health and this tests helps ascertain the same.

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    The erythrocyte sedimentation rate test is used to determine inflammation associated with conditions such as infections, cancers, and autoimmune diseases in the body.

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    A complete urine examination evaluates a sample of the urine to determine disorders such as urinary tract infection, kidney diseases and diabetes related complications.

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    Vitamin D
    Vitamin D levels in the body are determined by a blood test. The test measures the levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D and/or 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D in the blood to determine deficiency or excess of the vitamin.

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    A HBA1C test is also known as haemoglobin A1c or glycated haemoglobin test. It gives an indication of the sugar levels in the body and is an important determinant of diabetes control.

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    Glucose, Fasting
    A fasting glucose test determines the sugar levels in the blood stream following an eight-hour fasting period. This is typically conducted early in the morning hours prior to breakfast.

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    This is a test to determine a patient’s infection with Hepatitis B virus. A sample of blood is taken and tested for hepatitis B surface antigen – a positive test means the patient is infected with the Hepatitis B virus.

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    Liver Function Test
    Liver function tests are employed to understand the working of the liver and include prothrombin time (PT/INR), aPTT, albumin, bilirubin (direct and indirect), and others.

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    Blood Urea Nitrogen
    The blood urea nitrogen test determines the functioning of the kidneys. Blood urea nitrogen is a waste product generated by the body and its level indicate the abnormalities in the kidneys, if any.

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    Calcium & uric acid test is undertaken to test for kidney stones. Excessive calcium and uric acid in the blood stream is an indicator of the presence of kidney stones in an individual.

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    A creatinine blood test determines creatinine levels in the body which in turn indicates disorders of the kidneys, if any. High levels of creatinine in the body is an indicator of impaired kidney function.

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    Lipid Profile
    Lipid profile ascertains the total levels of cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, triglycerides in the blood streams to assess the cardiac health of an individual.

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    An electrolyte test determines the levels of sodium, potassium, chloride, and bicarbonate. Imbalances of these minerals can cause dehydration, kidney or lung complications amongst others.

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    2D ECHO
    A 2D echo tests offers the doctors a 2d images of the heart, the paracardiac structures, and the major blood vessels. The image is generated by passing sound waves through the heart.

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    Uric Acid
    Calcium & uric acid test is undertaken to test for kidney stones. Excessive calcium and uric acid in the blood stream is an indicator of the presence of kidney stones in an individual.

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    BMD – Spine
    A bone mineral density test is undertaken to determine the strength of the spine. It measures how much calcium and other types of minerals are present in the spine at a particular location of the body.

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    An electrocardiogram (ECG) measures the electrical activity of the heart. This is an indicator of the normal condition of the heart or of the possible disorders in the heart rhythm.

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    X ray-Chest
    A chest x-ray is taken to ascertain the condition of the lungs and heart. It detects abnormalities or diseases in the heart, lungs, airways, blood vessels and the bones of the spine and chest cavity.

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    USG, Whole Abdomen
    An ultrasound of the abdominal region is taken to determine the functioning and abnormalities, if any of the abdomen. This cover various organs like – stomach, intestines, gallbladder, spleen, pancreas and liver.

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    CT Brain
    A computed tomography of the brain is an imaging technology employed to check for internal head injuries or disorders. A CT Scan of the brain helps ascertain aneurysm, bleeding, strokes and others.

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    PSA (Male)
    The total PSA test measures the levels of prostate specific antigens in the blood stream of a patient. It is an indicator of the onset of prostate cancer.

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    Mammogram (Female) : (Extra-1000Rs)
    A mammogram is an imagining procedure carried out to check for changes in the breasts which are otherwise hidden from naked eyes. These changes can help detect breast cancer at an early stage.

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    Pap Smear (Female)
    This is a screening procedure carried out to detect cervical cancer in women. Tissue is collected from the cervix and observed under the microscope for cells that can potentially turn cancerous.

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    Occult Blood, Stool
    A test undertaken to detect the presence of blood in stool that is invisible to the naked eye. Internal bleeding of the gastrointestinal tract could lead to bleeding in stools, detected by this test.

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    Physician Consultation