What is an Albumin test?
Albumin is a protein that is produced in the liver. Albumin enters the bloodstream where it helps to carry vitamins, enzymes, and other important substances. Albumin also helps to prevent fluids from leaking out of the bloodstream. The purpose of the test is to check whether you have any abnormal levels of Albumin in your blood. Amounts that are too high or too low can be indicative of an underlying health-related problem.
When is the Albumin test recommended?
It is recommended:If you are having any symptoms that could be caused by a problem affecting your liver and kidneys.In the case of malnutrition.In the case of unintended weight loss.As a part of the routine check-up.
What does it measure?
The Albumin test measures:The amount of Albumin in a sample of your blood.Albumin is a protein that is made up in the liver.To understand whether you have any abnormal levels of Albumin in your blood. Levels that are too high or too low can be verified as an underlying health problem.Testing for Albumin alone or with other measurements can play a major role in the diagnosing, screening, and monitoring of different conditions.The main role of Albumin is to keep fluid from leaking out of blood vessels and give nourishment to tissues. It also helps in the transportation of hormones, vitamins, calcium, and other substances throughout the body.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 6 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Albumin test in Mumbai?
The cost of the Albumin test in Mumbai is Rs. 150.
How often should I get tested for the Albumin test?
The Albumin test is prescribed by your doctor after a complete assessment of your conditions.
What are the normal values of the Albumin test?
What is the type of sample required?
We require a blood sample for this test.
What time should I get the test done?
This test can be taken at any time during the day.
Is fasting required for the Albumin test?
No, fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for the Albumin test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book the Albumin test in Mumbai?
Log onto www.orangehealth.in and submit your details. Our highly trained, professional, and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep within 60 minutes or at the time booked by you.
Why should I book the Albumin test with Orange Health Labs in Mumbai?
Orange Health Labs is the fastest diagnostic lab. With us, you can get tested at home within 60 minutes of placing an order anywhere in Mumbai. Our trained professional and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep at the time selected by you. Your sample is safely transported at the optimal temperature to our NABL accredited and ICMR approved lab. The results will be delivered to you faster too!