Spirometry Test

Spirometry is a basic test that measures how much air you exhale in one forceful breath to help identify and manage specific lung problems. It's done with a spirometer, and it is a little machine with a mouthpiece hooked to it by a cable

Other names of Spirometry test: Pulmonary function test (PFT) or lung function test

Spirometry Test

Spirometry Test Cost in India


Test Type Lungs Test
Preparation Do not smoke or have alcohol before a few hours of the test. Avoid large meals too.
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Spirometry Test costs in Hyderabad Rs.490 to Rs.1000 approximately
Spirometry Test costs in Vizag Rs. 500 to Rs.1000 approximately
Spirometry Test costs in Nasik Rs. 500 to Rs. 1100 approximately
Spirometry Test cost in Aurangabad Rs. 400 to Rs. 1500 approximately
Spirometry Test costs in Nellore Rs. 400 to Rs. 1100 approximately
Spirometry Test costs in Chandanagar Rs. 600 to Rs. 1000 approximately
Spirometry Test costs in Srikakulam Rs. 1000 to Rs. 1600 approximately
Spirometry Test costs in Sangamner Rs. 450 to Rs. 1500 approximately
Spirometry Test costs in Kurnool Rs. 600 to Rs. 1000 approximately
Spirometry Test costs in Kakinada Rs. 300 to Rs. 1000 approximately

Spirometry Test cost might vary across India in different locations

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Normal Spirometry Test Levels


The normal spirometry test values are given below:


Test of pulmonary function Normal values (95% confidence interval)
FEV1 ranges from 80% to 120%
FVC ranges from 80% to 120%
FEV1/FVC ratio the ratio has to be between 5% of the projected value
TLC ranges from 80% to 120%
FRC ranges from 75% to 120%
RV ranges from 75% to 120%
DLCO ranges from 60% to 120 percent

If there is an abnormal value, you should probably visit a doctor

Book an appointment with our pulmonologist at Medicover hospitals.

Frequently Asked Questions


Lung function testing is normally painless, with the exception of when a blood sample is collected during an arterial blood gas test, which causes some discomfort.

If you are at risk of developing a lung condition or have symptoms like breathlessness or persistent cough, your doctor might recommend a spirometry test. It is also done at scheduled intervals to check how well your asthma or COPD is managed. If you are above 35 years of age and smoke, then also you should go for a lung spirometry test.

A spirometry test usually takes about 30 min to 90 min to finish

Pulmonary function tests range in price from Rs. 500 to Rs. 2000, depending on the facility

A respiratory therapist or even a lab technician generally performs the pulmonary function test process. In certain situations, the test is overseen by a pulmonologist

If the test findings are normal, the patient could go home right away. If the findings are unexpected, you may have to wait and discuss them with the doctor

Lung function test findings that are abnormal usually indicate that the patient has a chest or lung problem. Lung cancer, pulmonary fibrosis, and obesity are among these disorders

In order to maintain competence, ARTP recommends that each practitioner do 50 spirometry exams per year.

To guarantee that the results are correct and to allow an appropriate diagnosis. You can have trust in the data while undertaking disease monitoring or testing response to therapies if you perform spirometry following ARTP standards

Every spirometry appointment, or some 10 patients for a demanding service, requires calibration or verification using an annually certified calibration syringe.


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