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HEMATOLOGY PARAMETERS

 

Purpose of testing

To determine ABO blood group and RhD type

When to Get Tested?

When you need to be transfused with blood or blood components or when you donate blood at a donation centre; pregnant women are tested to determine the risk of Rh incompatibility between the mother and foetus

Sample Collection

A blood sample taken from a vein in your arm or from a heelprick in the case of an infant

Test Preparation

None

BIOCHEMISTRY TESTING PARAMETERS.

 

Purpose of testing

It is usually done as a part of renal function test along with creatinine.

When to Get Tested?

When you have some symptoms related to kidney disease, when you become suddenly ill or when you have a long term illness caused or made worse by the kidney disease.

Sample Collection

A blood sample taken from arm in the vein.

Test Preparation

None.