Book Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum Test in Bangalore
Avail Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test in Bangalore through MFine. You can book your Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test from the reputed lab partners of MFine and get samples collected from your doorstep. Post your Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test sample collection, the test reports will be available for download within the next 48 hours. Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test is usually recommended for-
- Dark urine
- Reduction in appetite
- Itching in skin
- Lack of energy
- Abdomen pain
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How to book a Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase (GGT) Serum Test in Bangalore?
Lab infrastructure in Bangalore
Bangalore, India’s IT capital, is one of the country’s most developed cities. It is the capital of Karnataka, an Indian state. Bangalore’s medical infrastructure is growing at a rapid pace. More than 200 hospitals are managed by both the private and public sectors. Aside from that, the city has around 300 laboratories equipped to undertake a wide range of examinations.
Aside from internationally renowned hospitals, the city has a varied selection of laboratories, all of which are equipped with cutting-edge technology to conduct Gamma – Glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT) Serum and other comprehensive tests. Furthermore, these labs are dispersed throughout the city, making them more accessible to the general public. If you’ve ordered a Gamma – Glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT) Serum, Bangalore laboratories are a great place to get it done.
The expansion of industries and factories has had a profound impact on Bangalore residents’ lifestyles. People are more likely to be exposed to bad living conditions, which makes them more susceptible to disease. Pollution-related ailments such as asthma, shortness of breath, and skin problems affect the general populace. Bangalore’s water can become contaminated, putting the populace at risk of contracting water-borne diseases. During the monsoons, diseases such as malaria and dengue wreak havoc on the metropolis.
Why book Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase (GGT) Serum Test?
- The gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT) serum test is performed by your doctor to find liver-related problems. This test is also performed to differentiate between bone illnesses and liver illnesses. This may be the reason for the rise in alkaline phosphatase levels (ALP). Your doctor may ask you to do this test if he sees the symptoms of damage in the liver or diseases due to alcohol consumption. The liver disorder can be identified through-
- Dark urine
- Loss of appetite
- Itching in skin
- Abdomen pain
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What does Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase (GGT) Serum Test measure?
- Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase serum test is used to measure the GGT level in your blood. GGT is a type of enzyme that is found in the many organs of the body. However, it is mainly related to the liver. A high level of GGT may be a sign of illness in the liver. However, this test can not help isolate the cause of illness in the liver. So, this test is performed with some other liver tests. This test is used to.
- Check for a track of consumption of alcohol
- To check the disorders of liver or bile duct
- It may be performed with some other tests to differentiate between the bile duct and liver problems and bone diseases
What Preparation is needed for Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase (GGT) Serum Test?
- If you are going through a Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase serum test, you may need to do it fast for at least 8 hours before having the test. You should tell your doctor about your health history and your pregnancy. You should also tell your doctor about the medications you are taking. It is also advised not to take some prescribed drugs or alcohol as this may affect the results of the test. Smoking is also not recommended as this may change the results. Consult with your doctor to interpret your reports.
What happens to your test sample?
What do abnormal results indicate?
The range of gamma-glutamyltransferase is different in different labs. However, adults have an average range of 5 to 40 units per litre (U/L). This range is slightly different for men. If your GGT range is not normal or low, you may have a chance of having liver disease.
If your level of GGT is more than normal, it may be a sign of having a liver injury. Some conditions may also cause -
- Side effects of certain drugs
- Heart failure
- Alcoholism disorder
Frequently Asked Question
Can I avail at-home sample collection in Koramangala, Bangalore?
This test is just similar to any other blood test. A lab technician will visit your place for collecting a blood sample, and he will send it to the labs for examination. You will receive your reports in 24-48 hours.
What is the cost of a Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test in Bangalore?
The cost of the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase serum test ranges from Rs 300 to Rs 600. This cost may change from place to place and from hospital to hospital. This cost varies in different hospitals because of the equipment used for treatment. You are advised to consult with your doctor before going through the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test.
I live in Sadashivnagar. Can I book a Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test for my grandmother staying in Bangalore?
Yes, you can book a test from anywhere and for anyone with just a single click. You can log in to the MFine app and go for any test, and you may also book a test for your old relatives.
How can I reschedule my appointment for sample collection?
You may reschedule your appointment for sample collection through the MFine app. You only need to log in on the MFine app, and then you need to go to the appointment option, and you may reschedule it as per your preference.
Is the lab technician coming for the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test sample collection vaccinated?
Yes, our lab technicians are fully vaccinated. Further, they also ensure safety throughout by wearing a mask and using sanitiser and gloves during sample collection.
When is the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test recommended?
Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test is recommended by your doctor, if you have the chance of having pancreatitis, diabetes, heart failure, hepatitis, drugs side effects, cirrhosis, etc. You may have the following symptoms – reduction in appetite, jaundice, vomiting, fatigue, etc.
Is a prescription required to book a Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test?
No, the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test is just like any other blood test, so you do not need to have any prescription. However, it is always advised to obtain a prescription from the doctor before going through any test.
Does MFine provide result interpretation along with the reports?
Yes. MFine provides result interpretation along with the reports. Also, you will be able to avail a free doctor consultation after the lab test to understand your reports accurately. Our doctor will also advise and prescribe medicines if required based on the results.
Is the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test a definitive test?
Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test is economical for the patients. It is a highly sensitive and dependable laboratory test. This test is used to find the presence of hepatobiliary dysfunction and misuse of alcohol, but other tests are recommended along with GGT for accuracy. However, it is not definitive and may require other tests to support the diagnosis.
What other tests are usually recommended along with the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test?
Your doctor may ask you to do some other tests with the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase serum test to confirm your deformity. This test includes other serum tests that help the doctor to provide better treatment to the patients. Mostly this test is performed with the alkaline phosphatase (ALP) test.
What diseases can be detected through the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test?
Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test is mostly performed by doctors to detect liver-related disorders. Your liver removes the protein metabolism and is toxic. This test is also used to detect diseases that may be because by excessive consumption of alcohol.
How can I download my Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test report?
- 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 the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test in Bangalore?
Usually, you can avail of up to 50% discount on the Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Serum test through MFine. However, the discount and test price may vary based on lab partner and location.