Pulmonology Health Check Up Package in Karimnagar
Tobacco use is one of the known risk factors for many respiratory infections and it worsens respiratory disease severity. Pulmonology health checkups are an essential aspect of maintaining good respiratory health, and these checkups help detect underlying respiratory conditions early, allowing for timely treatment and management.
Some of the symptoms of lung disease are persistent cough, breathlessness, wheezing, chest tightness, and fatigue. A pulmonology health check-up is recommended for people with respiratory issues, such as asthma, pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and lung cancer. Additionally, smokers and people exposed to environmental toxins should also undergo regular pulmonology check-ups.
A pulmonology health check-up includes tests to assess lung function, including X-Ray Chest PA View, PFT (Pulmonary Function Test), and Screening Echo. The tests can detect early signs of lung diseases, allowing timely intervention and treatment. Based on the tests and examination results, the pulmonologist may recommend treatment options, such as medication, lifestyle changes, or further diagnostic testing.
This package comprises 3 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 are the tests and doctor consultations included in the pulmonology health check up package in Karimnagar?
The tests and consultations included in pulmonology health check up package are
- X-Ray Chest PA View
- PFT (Pulmonary Function Test)
- Screening Echo
- Pulmonology Consultation
2. Can a pulmonology health check up diagnose lung cancer?
A pulmonology health check up can detect early signs of lung cancer, but it is not a definitive diagnosis. Further testing and evaluation will be needed to confirm or rule out lung cancer.
3. What is the cost of pulmonology health check up in Karimnagar?
The cost of pulmonology health check up is approximately Rs. 2500.00.
4. When should I get a pulmonology health check up?
Pulmonology health check up should be done at least once a year so that if you have lung disease, it can be treated right away. It is most often prescribed as a screening test if you have certain risk factors such as tobacco smoking, family history of lung disease.
5. Is fasting required before a pulmonary health check up available at Karimnagar?
No, fasting is not required before the tests conducted for the pulmonology health check up.