Heart Package With CT Coronary Angiogram in Kakinada
The Heart Package with CT Coronary Angiogram at Medicover Hospitals, Kakinada, is a diagnostic test that allows doctors to evaluate the health of a patient's heart and assess the risk of heart disease. This package includes several tests, including a CT Coronary Angiogram, which uses X-rays and computer technology to create detailed images of the coronary arteries. It allows physicians to detect blockages or arterial narrowing that supply blood to the heart's muscles. The heart package includes an electrocardiogram (ECG), a lipid profile test, PLBS, TMT, X-ray chest PA view, blood grouping and RH, serum creatinine & 2D echo with color doppler, etc. The ECG captures the electrical activity of the heart and can spot irregularities in cardiac rhythm or structure. The lipid profile test measures the levels of cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood, which are important risk factors for heart disease.
In addition, the package includes a consultation with a cardiologist, a dietician, and a dentist, who will review the test results and provide recommendations for treatment and lifestyle modifications. Overall, the Heart Package with CT Coronary Angiogram can help doctors identify early signs of heart disease. This allows for managing risk factors, early intervention and preventing severe complications like a heart attack or stroke.
This package comprises 11 Investigations + 3 Specialist Consultations. For more details, view the package details here. The package & the prices may vary based on location.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What are the benefits of a Heart Package with a CT Coronary Angiogram available at Kakinada?
A Heart Package with CT Coronary Angiogram in Kakinada provides a non-invasive way to evaluate the health of the heart and blood vessels. It can detect artery narrowing or blockages that could cause a heart attack.
2. What are the risks associated with Heart Package with CT Coronary Angiogram in Kakinada?
The risks associated with a Heart Package with CT Coronary Angiogram in Kakinada are generally low. However, there is a tiny chance that the procedure's contrast dye will cause an allergic response. Additionally, radiation exposure from the CT scan may increase cancer risk, although the risk is minimal.
3. Is there any preparation required for a Heart Package with CT Coronary Angiogram?
Yes, some preparation may be required, such as fasting for a certain period before the test, avoiding caffeine and certain medications, and drinking plenty of fluids to stay hydrated.
4. Is the Heart Package with CT Coronary Angiogram a painful procedure?
No, the Heart Package with CT Coronary Angiogram is a non-invasive diagnostic package, and CT Coronary Angiogram is a painless imaging test.
5. How much does a heart package with CT coronary angiogram cost at Medicover Hospitals in Kakinada?
The cost of a heart package with CT coronary angiogram at Medicover Hospitals in Kakinada is INR 14000/- approximately.