Dengue Screening in Pune
- Swollen glands
- High fever
- Pain in the abdomen
- Pain in the back of the eyes
- Pain in bones or joints
- Bleeding gums
- Blood in the stool
Dengue Screening Package by MFine Diagnostics
Reports available in 2 days
Home sample collection available
25+ tests included
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How to get a Dengue Test in Pune?
- Login to MFine
- Select your location as Pune
- Choose your preferred lab partner
- Choose your preferred slot for sample collection
- A lab technician will be assigned 12 hours before sample collection
- The lab technician will collect your sample from your doorstep
- Your test reports will be available within the next 48 hours on MFine
- Avail of free online doctor consultation to review your test results
Lab infrastructure in Pune
Pune has one of the leading healthcare sectors in the country. The health centres in Pune are fully equipped with updated technologies and highly experienced medical staff. There are around 400+ public and private hospitals and 200+ laboratories that perform various health tests.
Pune has shown rapid growth in the medical sector. The Laboratories of Pune are enriched with the latest medical technologies like Telehealth and Apps, Smart Bed, Electronic Health Records, Wearable Devices, Portable Monitors, Centralised Command Centres, etc.
Some of the greatest doctors across India work in Pune’s health department.
As a result, the healthcare system in Pune is becoming increasingly efficient. The labs are evenly distributed in Pune, making it easy for residents and visitors to receive care.
Pollution is one of the main concerns in Pune. Most citizens suffer from respiratory problems such as asthma, lung infections, smoggy eyes, and so forth. When it comes to diseases, some of the most common ones in Pune are asthma, arthritis, high blood pressure, and diabetes. Apart from chronic diseases, some seasonal diseases, such as dengue and malaria, generally occur during the monsoon, breeding for germs and disease-spreading mosquitoes.
It is advised that if you have developed any of the diseases or observed symptoms, you should immediately lookout for a lab test. You can book any lab test in Mumbai with the help of MFine.
What will the Dengue Test cover?
Dengue fever is a tropical health disorder caused by a virus carried by mosquitoes through bites. The virus can cause rash, bleeding, fever, body pain, hypertension, and headaches. The Aedes mosquito is the common carrier of this virus and passes this infection from one person to the next. If a person notices symptoms of Dengue, it is recommended to get a Dengue test because Dengue can put the person’s life at risk.
The dengue test package consists of more than 25 tests. It assesses the risk associated with Dengue and measures platelets, RBC count. Dengue test measures the level of IgM and antigen in your body. The Dengue fever test involves Dengue screening, a series of blood tests to check for viral antibodies, confirm the presence of Dengue, and check the platelet counts.
The complete Dengue profile is done with the following tests:
- Dengue antibody IgM
- Dengue antigen
Blood composition helps understand if the body is fighting any infections/diseases. The values can be directly associated with your symptoms. Following tests measure the blood composition:
- Haemoglobin (Hb)
- Mean platelet volume
- Immature granulocyte
- Absolute – lymphocyte count
- Nucleated RBC%
- Mean corpuscular haemoglobin
- Total RBC
- RDW SD
- RDW CV
- Packed cell volume (PCV) or Haematocrit (HCT)
- Platelet count
- Mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration
- Platelet count (Automated / verified on smear)
- Absolute – Eosinophil count
- Absolute – Monocyte count
- Absolute – Neutrophil count
In case of more severe symptoms of Dengue viral fever, it is recommended to consult a doctor to understand the next steps.
What preparation is required for the Dengue Test?
No special preparation is needed for the Dengue test. Fasting is also not recommended for the test. You can give the sample and rest till you get the results.
What will happen to your test sample?
During booking, your test sample will be sent to your preferred NABL-accredited labs in Pune for further analysis.
For further assistance
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I avail myself of a home sample collection in Kharadi, Pune?
Yes, it is easy to avail of a home sample collectio n in Pune through MFine. With a single click, you may choose a preferable slot for the test at the convenience of your home, and your test report will be made available in 48 hours.
What is the cost of a Dengue Test in Pune?
The cost of tests depends upon different laboratories and the infrastructure used by the laboratories. Other cities have varied prices too. The approximate price for a Dengue Test in Pune is Rs.1284, but if you book a test through MFine, you will get a special price of Rs.899.
I am staying in Hadapsar. Can I book a Dengue Test for my grandfather staying in Pune?
Yes, you can easily book a Dengue Test test for your relatives living anywhere in India with the help of MFine.
Is the lab technician coming for the Dengue Test sample collection vaccinated?
Our lab technicians are fully vaccinated. Further, they also ensure safety by wearing a mask and using sanitizer and gloves during sample collection.
How can I download my Dengue Test results?
- Login to MFine
- Go to your profile
- Click Attachment and Reports
- Click Lab Report and download the same.
Are there any discount offers running on Dengue Test in Pune?
You can avail of up to 50% discount on Dengue Test through MFine. However, the discount and test price may vary based on lab partner and location.
Can I reschedule my appointment for sample collection?
Yes, you can reschedule your appointment for sample collection.
What is the WBC count in Dengue fever?
When your test results indicate dengue fever in the body, it results in the following condition, and the levels generally characterise the follows:
- Rising haematocrit (5–10%) – plasma leakage evidence
- Leukopenia (White Blood Cells (WBC) < 5000 cells/mm3),
- Thrombocytopenia (< 150,000 cells/mm3)
What is the treatment for Dengue fever?
The treatment of dengue fever is symptomatic. The doctor may prescribe you to take acetaminophen (paracetamol) to treat pain and fever. You should avoid taking aspirin, other salicylates, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. You may require intravenous volume replacement when Dengue haemorrhagic fever or Dengue shock syndrome.
Can the Dengue Test help in determining cancer?
No, the Dengue Test does not help determine the presence or absence of cancerous cells or cancer in the body. Dengue Test can only detect the presence or absence of dengue in the body. It consists of a series of tests that help analyse your antigen IgM, platelet count, and other such blood composition in your body.
Is a prescription required to book a Dengue Test?
Generally, a prescription is not required from a registered doctor to book a Dengue Test. If you are suffering from symptoms related to dengue, you can book a dengue test. Still, it is good to consult a doctor before undergoing a Dengue Test. If your body shows symptoms, get the test done as soon as possible.
How to increase platelet count after recovery from Dengue?
If you recently recovered from Dengue and want to increase the platelet count naturally, consume green leafy vegetables, vegetable juice, coconut water, pomegranate, pumpkin, papaya leaf juice, milk, raisins, herbal tea, neem leaf juice, and wheatgrass. Since the treatment for dengue fever is symptomatic, your doctor may give medication to relieve body pain and fever. The most recommended medication is acetaminophen.
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