What is the Total Proteins test?
The total protein test analyses the sum of all types of proteins in the blood. Proteins are fundamental to the functioning of the body. The two main types of proteins that are found in the blood are albumin and globulins. Checking the total protein levels as well as the ratio of albumin to globulin can help detect several kinds of health problems, including liver and kidney disease as well as nutritional deficiencies.
When is the Total Proteins test recommended?
It is recommended:In the case of the symptoms of a liver or kidney disorder.In the case of fatigue.In the case of unexpected weight loss.As a part of routine physical examination.
What does it measure?
The Total Proteins test:Analyses the combined sum of all the different proteins in the blood.Proteins are vital to the functioning of virtually all parts of the body. The most common protein in the blood is albumin, which prevents the fluid from leaking out of the blood and also carries substances through the body.Almost all the other proteins in the blood are globulins. Globulins are formed by the immune system and the liver. There are several kinds of globulin, but a basic total protein test usually does not check the amounts of each specific type.
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 Total Proteins test in Mumbai?
The cost of the Total Proteins test in Mumbai is Rs. 150.
How often should I get tested for the Total Proteins test?
The Total Proteins test is prescribed by your doctor after completing the assessment of your conditions.
What are the normal values of the Total Proteins 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 a Total Proteins test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for a Total Proteins test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book a Total Proteins test in Mumbai?
Log into 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 a Total Proteins 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 e Medic 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!