Liver Health Check Up Package in Begumpet
Liver is the largest organ in the body, weighing approximately 3 pounds with a dark reddish-brown color and located on the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity. The liver holds about 13% of the whole body’s blood supply. The liver is an important component of the digestive system, and it performs over 500 essential functions. Everything we eat or drink, including medicine, passes through it. We need to treat it right so it can stay healthy and do its job.
Liver does the hard work daily to regulate and maintain our body health. It is recommended to go for an annual liver screening. The tests and screenings are done to determine any abnormality in the liver. Due to our modern lifestyle and diet habits, liver disease is becoming more prevalent. In most cases, there are no apparent symptoms, and the best way to detect them is by proactively checking on liver health through blood tests and liver elastography.
The liver health package include blood tests such as CBP, serum albumin, gamma GT, serum bilirubin, FBS, SGPT, SGOT, alkaline phosphatase and imaging tests such as USG elastography of the liver and consultation with gastroenterologist.
This package comprises 12 Investigations + 1 Specialist Consultation. For more details, view the package details here. The package & the prices may vary based on location.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is the liver health checkup package in Begumpet?
A liver health checkup is a series of liver tests performed to detect potential risk factors for liver diseases at an early stage and is accompanied by doctor consultations for health recommendations.
2. What are the tests and consultations included in the liver health check up package at Begumpet?
The tests and consultations included in the liver health check up package at Begumpet are
- Serum Albumin
- Gamma GT
- USG Elastography of Liver
- Serum Bilirubin Total
- CBP (Complete Blood Picture)
- CUE (Complete Urine Examination)
- FBS (Fasting Blood Glucose)
- Total Proteins A/G Ratio
- Alkaline Phosphatase
- Gastroenterology Consultation
3. What is USG elastography of liver in the liver health check up package at Begumpet?
USG elastography of the liver employs sound waves to assess the stiffness of liver tissue. It is a type of imaging test to check for liver fibrosis. Fibrosis is the reduction of blood flow to the liver and can lead to serious liver problems such as cirrhosis and liver failure.
4. Which hospital is best for liver health check up packages at Begumpet?
Medicover Hospital is the best hospital in Hyderabad for providing liver health check up package at affordable cost.
5. What is the gamma GT test in the liver health check up package available at Begumpet?
The amount of GGT in the blood is measured by a gamma-glutamyl transferase (GGT) test. GGT may leak into the bloodstream when the liver is damaged, and high levels of GGT in the blood may indicate liver disease or bile duct damage.