Diabetic Health Check Up Package in Srikakulam
Diabetes is a chronic condition affecting millions worldwide. Regular monitoring of blood sugar levels and overall health is essential for managing diabetes and preventing complications. If you have diabetes, it is essential to get regular health check-ups to monitor your blood sugar levels, manage your diabetes, and prevent any complications from arising.
The diabetic health check package comprises around 9 tests, including CBP, ESR, FBS, PLBS, HBA1C, lipid profile, CUE, blood urea, serum creatinine, and 1 consultation with an endocrinologist or general medicine specialist. The hbA1c test measures the average blood glucose levels over the past 2-3 months. FBS test measures the levels of blood glucose after an overnight fast. Post-lunch blood glucose test measures the blood glucose levels 2 hours after a meal. A lipid profile determines the levels of cholesterol and triglycerides in your blood, which may contribute to diabetes. During the consultation, the doctor reviews the medical history, lifestyle habits, and medications and provides education on preventing or managing diabetes and its complications, such as foot ulcers, eye damage, and kidney disease.
It is recommended that diabetic health check-up to be done at least once a year and more frequently if there are any changes in the blood sugar levels or any symptoms of complications. It is important to work with your consulting doctor to determine the appropriate frequency of testing and to develop a personalized diabetes management plan.
This package comprises 10 Investigations + 2 Specialist Consultation. For more details, view the package details here.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is the cost of diabetic health check-up package available at Srikakulam?
The cost of diabetic health check-up available at Srikakulam is approximately Rs.1500.
2. Which tests and consultations are included in the diabetic health check-up package available at Srikakulam?
Diabetic health check-up package available at Srikakulam comprises of following tests and consultations:
FBS (Fasting Blood Glucose)
PLBS (Post Lunch Blood Glucose )
HBA1C (Glycosylated Haemoglobin)
CUE (Complete Urine Examination)
General Medicine Consultation
3. How long does the diabetic health check-up package take?
The duration of the diabetic health check-up package may vary depending on the specific tests included in the package. On average, completing all the tests and examinations may take 1-2 hours.
4. Who should opt for diabetic health check-up available at Srikakulam?
Any person who has been diagnosed with prediabetes, diabetes, gestational diabetes, individuals above the age of 45, who have a family history of diabetes, who are overweight or who have a sedentary lifestyle should opt for regular diabetic health check-ups.