Book Ultrasound KUB in Gurgaon
- Pain in the abdominal region
- Blood in urine
- Recurrent urinary infections
- Painful urination
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Lab infrastructure in Gurgaon
Gurgaon is one of the tier-2 cities of India having the best medical facilities and healthcare sector. Gurgaon has a good network of hospitals with 100+ hospitals both government-run and private, clinics, nursing homes, medical stores, etc. Medanta – the mendicity is India’s largest multi-super specialty hospital, which fulfills the highest standards of healthcare across the world. Many facilities are provided in the hospitals that are prayer houses, telephone service, television, newspaper, garden & outdoor space, pharmacy, etc. Best technology and equipment are used in hospitals to treat patients. The doctors are specialized in the treatment of all the diseases.
There are many prominent diseases in Gurgaon which are malaria, flu, dengue, pneumonia, viral fever, diarrhea, enteritis, typhoid, etc. Respiratory problems and heart problems are also common here. During the monsoon season, several seasonal diseases also spread in Gurgaon. As the rise in diseases, radiology, lab facilities and diagnostic centers are also increasing here and spread throughout the city with easy access for all i.e. residents as well as others.
If you are going through any of the following diseases or their symptoms, you are advised to consult a doctor and you can book an appointment with a doctor through the MFine app and web platform and also avail for tests with MFine lab’s partner.
Why book an Ultrasound KUB test?
Doctors may be asked you to do an Ultrasound KUB test done because of the following reasons-
- To study the blood flow to and from the kidneys.
- To find stones in the kidney, ureters, and urinary bladder.
- To examine kidney biopsy procedure.
- To measure the causes of recurrent kidney infection.
- To check the kidneys for changes in size or structure.
- To identify the cause of pelvic or renal pain.
- To help the doctor to confirm the placement of a transplanted kidney after surgery.
- To check the urinary bladder wall for any changes.
What are all tests included in an Ultrasound KUB?
The doctor may perform some other tests as per your health and conditions. An ultrasound KUB test includes the assessment of the renal or urinary system, which consists of the ureters, bladder, kidneys, and surrounding tissues or organs. Sometimes, when the doctor indicates, the prostate gland can also be visualized. You are advised to inform your doctor about all the conditions you are facing, your family history, etc.
You are advised to consult your doctor for interpretation of the results.
What preparation is required for the Ultrasound KUB?
There is no requirement for any special preparation. While going for an Ultrasound KUB test, you will need to drink a liter of water in the hours before the scan. During this period, you are advised not to empty your bladder. During the procedure of the test, you are instructed to expose your abdomen and you will be provided complete privacy.
Unless prompted to move in a certain direction, the patient should not move and he should stay still. This will make the way for ultrasound waves to pass through the tissues, forming images effectively. You can also tell the doctor or lab technician about any discomfort at a particular area during the process.
You are also advised to consult with your doctor for further preparations.
What is the average cost of the Ultrasound KUB in Gurgaon?
The cost of Ultrasound KUB depends on the city, the lab partner, the specific recommendations made by the physician, and some other factors. The average cost of this test in Gurgaon is usually between 800-1000. We highly recommend looking up the actual cost at the time of booking the appointment.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is a doctor's prescription mandatory for an Ultrasound KUB ?
Yes, a doctor’s note is mandatory for getting an ultrasound done.
Are there any discounts running on MFine for the Ultrasound KUB ?
You can avail up to 50% discount on MFine for an ultrasound. This may vary based on your location and the preferred lab partner.
Will I get a report analysis after the test?
Yes, your report analysis will be done by an expert doctor for free on the MFine app.
Are there any packages available on MFine for scans?
Yes, there is the Healthy Heart Package and Complete Pollution Package that you can avail of through MFine. These packages include multiple scans to detect problems or diseases.
Can I reschedule my appointment?
Yes, you can reschedule your appointment. However, it is subject to the availability of slots.
What is meant by an Ultrasound KUB?
Ultrasound KUB is a medical imaging technique for the abdomen. This scan is used for imaging and checking the ureters, kidneys, and urinary bladder. This is used to scan the prostate gland as well in male patients. This test is also known as Renal Ultrasound.
Is Ultrasound KUB a painful test?
No, an Ultrasound KUB is a painless test. It is a non-invasive diagnostic procedure. As this test does not involve the use of any needle or any other intervention, so, this is completely free of the pain process.
Can I get an Ultrasound KUB to be performed at home?
No, this scan can not be performed at home as it requires specialized scanning machinery to view your internal organs. This machinery is available in diagnostic centers and multidisciplinary hospitals. So, you have to go there to get your scan done.
Can an Ultrasound KUB test diagnose kidney stones?
Yes, in most cases, an ultrasound KUB can detect the problems with the bladder, ureters, and kidneys. Therefore many conditions (including kidney stones) in these organs can be diagnosed by a radiologist using this test.
Who should get this scan done?
An Ultrasound KUB can be performed for men and women of any age group. It may also be performed for children if required. This scan can detect diseases such as kidney stones, cancer, blockage in urinary pathways, and urinary incontinence.
Is there any risk with the Ultrasound KUB?
The Ultrasound KUB is free of risk as no radiation is involved in this test, as in the case of CT scans, or X-rays. The gel is applied during the scan which is also harmless and skin is not affected by this gel.
How much is taken to complete an ultrasound KUB?
The one who is going for this test is required to keep his bladder full for about an hour before the procedure. This scanning usually takes 20 to 45 minutes. Time depends on the number of organs scanned. One needs to give a minimum of 1-2 hours to the procedure.
What do abnormal Ultrasound KUB test results indicate?
Abnormal results of ultrasound HUB scan may indicate that you have some issues with your organ i.e. ureters, bladder, and kidneys. After receiving your reports, you should consult your doctor for interpretation of the report and treatment. You are advised not to go for self-diagnose.
Is there any special requirement to do after the Ultrasound KUB is done?
Yes, As you were advised to drink at least 1-2 liter water before the test for better accuracy of the test. You are not allowed to empty your bladder before and during the scanning, You may empty your full bladder after the process is done. You may take a rest in the waiting area and inform the radiologist in case any discomfort is felt.
Can an Ultrasound KUB scan be repeated?
Your doctor may advise you to go for an ultrasound KUB test again depending on the severity of your disease and seriousness of symptoms. Your doctor or radiologist may guide you further for this test.