Diabetic Health Check Up Package in Kurnool
Diabetes is a chronic debilitating condition that affects how the body uses blood sugar (glucose). High blood sugar levels can lead to a range of health problems such as heart attack, stroke, nerve damage, kidney damage, vision problems leading to blindness, foot problems (foot ulcers, infections), skin problems(bacterial and fungal infections, dry skin, and slow wound healing), dental problems, pregnancy complications.
A diabetic health check-up can assess overall health by evaluating blood pressure, cholesterol levels, weight, and other health parameters. A health check-up helps in monitoring blood sugar levels, which is essential for people with diabetes. Healthcare professionals can give patients individualized guidance on diet, exercise, and medication management based on the findings of the health examination. This can help people with diabetes manage their condition effectively and improve their health.
The package typically includes blood tests, urine tests, and other diagnostic procedures to assess the patient's blood glucose levels, ESR, FBS, PLBS, HBA1C (glycosylated hemoglobin), lipid profile, blood urea, serum creatinine. A diabetic health check-up is an essential part of managing diabetes and can help prevent or manage complications associated with the condition. It is recommended that people with diabetes undergo regular health check-ups as per their healthcare provider's recommendation.
This package comprises 10 Investigations + 2 Specialist Consultation. For more details, view the package details here.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can a diabetic health check-up package detect other health issues apart from diabetes?
Yes, a diabetic health check-up package can detect other health issues apart from diabetes, such as kidney disease and heart disease.
2. What are the tests and consultations included in the diabetic health check-up package at Kurnool?
The tests and consultations included in the diabetic health check-up the package at Kurnool are:
- CBP (Complete BloodPicture)
- FBS (Fasting Blood Glucose)
- PLBS (Post Lunch Blood Glucose)
- HBA1C (Glycosylated Haemoglobin)
- Lipid Profile
- Blood Urea
- Serum Creatinine
- CUE (Complete Urine Examination)
- General Medicine Consultation
3. How is diabetes monitored by the HbA1C test in the diabetic health check-up package at Kurnool?
The HbA1C blood test measures the average blood sugar levels over the past 2-3 months. This test is a valuable tool in monitoring diabetes because it provides an overall picture of how well blood sugar levels have been controlled over time.
4. Is a diabetic health check-up package only for people with diabetes?
No, a diabetic health check-up package is also recommended for those at risk of developing diabetes.