Medical Test

List of Medical Test
17-Hydroxyprogesterone (17-OHP)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Cortisol, ACTH, Testosterone, Androstenedione

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to screen for, detect, and monitor treatment for congenital adrenal hyperplasia, sometimes to help rule out other conditions with similar symptoms.
17B-Estradiol
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FSH, LH, Progesterone, Testosterone

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To detect hormonal imbalance, monitor treatment for infertility and menopause
24 Hr Urine Calcium (U CA 24hr)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Serum Calcium, Ionised calcium, Vitamin D, Phosphorus

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test to detect the concentration of calcium in urine for a period of 24Hr in patients having kidney, parathyroid, bone and metabolic disorders.
24 Hr Urine Creatinine Clearance
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Serum Creatinine, electrolytes

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test to measure how well creatinine is excreted from the blood by the kidneys. This test gives better information, compared to blood creatinine test, and how well the kidneys are functioning. The test is done on both a blood sample and a sample of urine collected
24 Hr Urine Electrolytes
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Electrolytes, Creatinine

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • A 24 Hr urine collection helps to assess renal funtion and related treatments.
24 Hr Urine Microalbumin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, Urine protein

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test to measure how well creatinine is excreted from the blood by the kidneys. This test gives better information, compared to blood creatinine test, and how well the kidneys are functioning. The test is done on both a blood sample and a sample of urine collected
24 Hr Urine Protein
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, Urine protein

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test to detect excessive protein being lost into the urine for a period of 24hr, to help evaluate, monitor kidney function and detect kidney damage.
24 Hr Urine Vanillylmandelic Acid (24Hr U.VMA)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Catecolamines, Urine metanephrines

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 14 days
  • A 24 hr urine collection that helps to diagnose or rule out a neuroblastoma, pheochromocytoma, or other neuroendocrine tumor; to monitor the effectiveness of related treatment.
Section A
Acetylcholinesterase (ACTH)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 days
  • Test done to determine if you have been exposed to and/or poisoned by certain organophosphate chemicals found in pesticides, to monitor cholinesterase levels if you work with pesticides.
Acid Phosphatases
  • Related tests you can do:
  • CRP, FBC, Urea, Creatinine, PSA Total and Free, Urine analysis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 3 days
  • Screens for or monitors prostatic inflammation and/ or cancer in adults.
Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (aPTT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • PT, INR, FBC, Lupus anticoagulants

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test done to screen and monitor bleeding disorders as well as factor deficiencies; to monitor standard heparin anticoagulant therapy.
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Cortisol

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to diagnose adrenal and pitutary diseases (Cushing Syndrome, Addison disease and pituitary tumors)
Alanine transaminase (ALT or SGPT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • SGOT, Alkaline phosphatases, Gamma GT, Bilirubin, Hepatitis profile, Protein Total, Albumin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnoses for " Liver/ Heart diseases " . Detects any damages in liver or heart; also used to detect Muscle, Kidney and Heart disorders.
Albumin (Alb)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, Globulin, Protein Electrophoresis, Urine biochemicals

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Screens for and help in the diagnosis of " liver disorders or kidney diseases " as well as for the evaluation of nutritional status.
Alcohol Test
  • Related tests you can do:
  • LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to detect the presence of Ethyl Glucuronide (Metabolite of beverage alcohol) in the urine
Alkaline phosphatases (Alk Phos)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • SGOT, SGPT, Gamma GT, Bilirubin, Calcium, Phosphorus, Ionised Calcium, Vitamin D

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Screens for or used in the monitoring of treatment for " Liver or Bone disorders ".
Alpha-Feto Protein (AFP)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Beta HCG

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to screen and monitor hepatocellular carcinoma, testicular, ovarian, GIT, pulmonary cancer and foetal abnormalities like Neural Tube Defect
Amniotic Fluid Analysis
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 20 days
  • Test done to detect and diagnose certain birth defects, genetic diseases, and chromosomal abnormalities in a fetus, especially if maternal serum screening tests are abnormal; to evaluate fetal lung maturity when there is an increased risk of premature delivery; so
Amylase
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Lipase, Trypsin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood/Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnoses and monitors for " Pancreatitis " (acute and chronic) that could cause abdominal pain, fever, loss of appetite, or nausea.
Androstenedione
  • Related tests you can do:
  • DHEAS, Testosterone, 17-Hydroxyprogesterone, Cortisol, ACTH, FSH, LH, Prolactin, 17B-Estradiol

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to help evaluate adrenal gland function; to detect adrenal tumors or cancers; to monitor treatment for congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH). Test done to help determine the cause of male physical characteristics (virilization) in females or early puberty
Anti-Centromere Antibody (ACA)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ANA, ENA Panel

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test primarily ordered to help diagnose limited cutaneous scleroderma, a form of systemic scleroderma, and CREST syndrome. The test may be used to distinguish between this and other conditions with similar symptoms.
Anti-dsDNA
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ANA, ENA Panel, Antiphospholipid antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • To help diagnose and monitor systemic lupus erythematosus.
Anti-mitochondrial Antibodies
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ANA, LFT, Anti smooth muscle antibodies, LKM-1 antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to help diagnose primary biliary cirrhosis and other autoimmune diseases of liver.
Anti-Müllerian Hormone (AMH)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FSH, LH, 17B-Estradiol, Testosterone, Progesterone

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • In women, to evaluate ovarian function, fertility and polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) or to evaluate the effectiveness of ovarian cancer treatment. In an infant, to evaluate the presence of external sex organs that are not clearly male or female (ambiguous geni
Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody (ANCA C & P)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, ESR, CRP, Complement C3 and C4

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to help detect, aid in the diagnosis of, and sometimes monitor certain forms of the autoimmune disorder systemic vasculitis. Test done to help distinguish between Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis, the two most common types of inflammatory bowel disea
Antinuclear Antibody (ANA)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ENA Panel, CRP, Anti-dsDNA, Anti-centromere Antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 3 - 5 days
  • Test done to evaluate for certain autoimmune disorders whereby autoantibodies bind to certain places in the nucleus of tissues and organs, such as systemic lupus erythematosus and Sjogren syndrome, among other types.
Antiphospholipid antibodies
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Lupus anticoagulant, Cardiolipin antibodies, aPTT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to help investigate inappropriate blood clot formation, to help determine the cause of recurrent miscarriage, to evaluate a prolonged aPTT, as part of an evaluation for antiphospholipid syndrome, sometimes to help diagnose or evaluate an autoimmune disor
Anti-Streptolysin O titre (ASO)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • CRP, FBC, ESR

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Help to determine recent streptococcus infections and related complications
Antithrombin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • aPTT, PT, Lupus anticoagulant, Antiphospholipid antibodies, Protein C, Protein S

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 days
  • Test done along with other tests for excessive clotting disorders, to investigate the cause of recurrent blood clot formation. Testing evaluates the activity (function) and the amount (quantity) of antithrombin.
Aspartate transaminase (AST or SGOT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • SGPT, Alkaline phosphatases, Gamma GT, Bilirubin, Hepatitis profile, Protein Total, Albumin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnoses for " Liver/ Heart diseases " . Detects any damages in liver or heart; also used to detect Muscle, Kidney and Heart disorders.
Section B
Bicarbonate
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Electrolytes, Blood Gas, Urea, Creatinine

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Identifies and monitors Acid-based imbalance in kidney disorders, dehydration, high blood pressure and ventillation problems.
Bilirubin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, SGOT, SGPT, Alkaline phosphatases, Gammy GT, Hepatitis profile, Haptoglobin, Urine biochemicals

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Screens for or monitors the " Liver and Gall bladder's " disorder or hemolytic anemia; also diagnoses for neonatal jaundice.
Bleeding Time (BT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • INR

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Monitors how quickly blood clots to stop bleeding. It is a basic assessment of how well your blood platelets work -form clots. Platelets are tiny cell fragments that circulate in your blood. They seal off the wound to prevent more blood from escaping.
Blood culture
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 days
  • Test to check for presence of systemic infections; to detect and identify bacteria or yeast in the blood in cases of high fever and severe infection.
Blood grouping
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Rhesus antibodies Screening, Coombs Test

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To determine the ABO blood group and Rhesus type prior to surgery or in cases of pregancies.
Bone Marrow
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Philadelphia Chromosomes

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done in cases of complicated blood disorders like anaemia and leukemias.
Brain Natriuretic Peptide (pro-BNP)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 3 - 12 days
  • To help in the detection, diagnosis and evaluation of the severity of congestive heart failure.
Section C
Calcitonin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Calcium, TFT, Thyroglobulin, CEA

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test primarily used to help diagnose C-cell hyperplasia and medullary thyroid cancer, to evaluate the effectiveness of treatment, and to monitor those affected for recurrence. It is also ordered to screen for medullary thyroid cancer in family members of people wi
Calcium
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Vitamin D, Phosphorus, Ionised Calcium, PTH

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnose the " Total body Calcium level ". Screens for, diagnose, and monitors a range of conditions like Muscle functioning, Nervous conduction, Bones, Kidney, Thyroid and Parathyroid functions.
Cancer Antigen 125 (CA 125)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • BRCA-1, BRCA-2

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 - 2 days
  • To monitor treatment for ovarian cancer or to detect recurrence as well as the evaluation of pelvic mass
Cancer antigen 15-3 (CA 15-3)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Oestrogen, Progesterone, CEA

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to screen and monitor patient with breast cancer depending upon the tumor stages.
Cancer antigen 19-9 (CA 19-9)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • LFT, CEA

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to screen and monitor pancreatic cancer, hepatobiliary tract inflammation, colorectal cancer and cystic fibrosis
Carcino Embryonic Antigen (CEA)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, LFT, CA 19-9, AFP

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to diagnose and manage certain types of cancers especially cancers of the large intestine and rectum.
Cardiolipin Antibodies
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Lupus anticoagulant, Antiphopholipid antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to help investigate inappropriate blood clot formation, to help determine the cause of recurrent miscarriage, or as part of an evaluation for antiphospholipid syndrome or sometimes other autoimmune diseases
Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis (Microscopy and Biochemicals) (CSF)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Blood culture, FBC

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to diagnose a disease or condition affecting the central nervous system such as infection, bleeding within the brain or skull, cancer or autoimmune disorder
Ceruloplasmin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Copper

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test used primarily, along with blood and/or urine copper tests, to help diagnose Wilson disease, a rare inherited disorder associated with excess storage of copper in the liver, brain, and other organs, and with decreased levels of ceruloplasmin.
Chikungunya
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, ESR, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to detect the mosquito-borne virus Chikungunya in human blood
Chlamydia antibodies (IgG & IgM)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • TORCH

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to screen for or diagnose a chlamydia infection.
Cholesterol HDL (Good)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Lipid profile, LDL, Triglycerides

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • 12hrs - 14hrs

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnose the risk of developing heart diseases. An elevated High-density lipoprotein (HDL) in blood decreases the risk of plaques formation by removing excess cholesterol from the blood thus lowering the risk of heart attack or stroke. However, over excessive HDL
Cholesterol LDL (Bad)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Lipid profile, HDL, Triglycerides, APO-A, APO-B

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • 12hrs - 14hrs

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnose the risk of developing heart diseases. Disproportional Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol is considered to be undesirable because it aids excessive cholesterol clog in blood vessel walls leading to hardening of the arteries and heart disease.
Cholesterol Total
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Lipid profile, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • 12hrs - 14hrs

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnose the presence of excessive " Cholesterol " in blood that could lead to the formation of plaques thus resulting in High Blood Pressure and heart diseases.
Chromosome Analysis (Karyotyping)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Amniotic Fluid Analysis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 20 days
  • Test done to detect chromosome abnormalities, thus to help diagnose genetic diseases, some birth defects, and certain hematologic and lymphoid disorders
Cold Agglutinins
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Paul Bunnell

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 days
  • A cold agglutinin test may be used to help detect cold agglutinin disease and determine the cause of a person's haemolytic anaemia.
Complement Tests (C3 & C4)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ESR, CRP, Rheumatoid factor, ANA, ENA

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Monitors the activity and treatment of autoimmune diseases and immune complex-related diseases. To determine whether deficiencies or abnormalities in complement system proteins are contributing to infections or increased autoimmune activity.
Copper (Cu 2+ )
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Ceruloplasmin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test to measure the amount of copper in the blood, urine, or liver tissue, to help diagnose and monitor Wilson disease, sometimes to identify copper deficiency or excess
Cortisol
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ACTH, Aldosterone, 17-Hydroxyprogesterone, Growth Hormone

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Help diagnose Cushing Syndrome and adrenal insufficiency
C-Peptide
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FPG, HbA1c, Total Insulin Level

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to evaluate the insulin production by the beta cells or to determine the cause of low blood glucose.
C-Reactive Protein (CRP)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, ESR, CRP, Rheumatoid Factor, Uric acid

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test to identify the presence of inflammation and monitor response to treatment
Creatine Phosphokinase (CPK or CK)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Myoglobin, CK-MB, AST, ALT, Troponin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Detects, monitors and diagnoses condition associated to muscle damage; sometimes to help determine possibility for heart attack.
Creatine Phosphokinase MB (CPK-MB)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Myoglobin, CK, Troponin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Diagnoses to distinguish between skeletal muscle and heart muscle damage. It is one of the most sensitive and most specific indicator available for the diagnosis of an acute myocardial infarction.
Creatinine
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Urine biochemicals, Urine creatinine clearance

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood/Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Monitors for the proper "functioning of your kidney"; diagnosis and monitoring of treatment for kidney diseases.
Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody (Anti-CCP)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Rheumatoid factor, ESR, Uric Acid

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to diagnose rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and differentiate it from other types of arthritis; to help evaluate the prognosis of a person with RA
Cyclosporine Level
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test is used to measure the amount of the drug cyclosporine in the blood to determine whether its concentration is within the therapeutic range. This drug is mostly prescribed for organ transplant recipients to prevent organ rejection and to alleviate symptoms in
Cytomegalovirus (IgG & IgM) (CMV)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, CSF analysis, Toxoplasmosis, Rubella, Herpes

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 3 -5 days
  • Test done in case presently have, or recently had, a Cytomegalovirus infection or if it is important to know if you have ever had a CMV infection, such as prior to receiving an organ transplant
Section D
Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate (DHEAS)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Testosterone, ACTH, FSH, LH, Prolactin, 17B-Estradiol, 17-Hydroxyprogesterone, Androstenedione

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to evaluate adrenal gland function, to detect adrenal tumors or cancers, to help determine the cause of masculine physical characteristics (virilization) in girls and women or early puberty in boys.
Direct Coombs Test (DCT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Blood Group, Rhesus Typing, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Used in the detection of antibodies or complement proteins that are bound to the the surface of red blood cells that can cause haemolytic anaemia
Domain Dimer (D-Dimer)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to help rule out clotting (thrombotic) episodes and to help diagnose conditions related to thrombosis
Down Syndrome Screen (First Trimester) (DNS)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Second Trimester Maternal Serum Screening

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 20 days
  • Test done (between 11 to 14 weeks of pregnancy) to assess the risk of a foetus having a chromosomal abnormality, such as Down syndrome (trisomy 21) or Edwards syndrome (trisomy 18)
Section E
Ear Swab
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Swab
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done on swab to detect infection and its subsequent sensitivity is carried out.
Electrolytes (Sodium, Potassium, Chloride)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, Bicarbonate

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood/Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Detects any imbalance in the body's " Electrolyte (Sodium, Potassium, Chloride) " as well as Acid-based imbalances that might occur due to dehydration, renal impairment, low and high blood pressure.
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, CRP, Uric Acid, ANA

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Screens for and monitors the non-specific inflammation in body. It is the rate at which red blood cells sediment in a period of one hour.
17B-Estradiol
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FSH, LH, Progesterone, Testosterone

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To detect hormonal imbalance, monitor treatment for infertility and menopause
Extractable Nuclear Antigens Profile (ENA Profile)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ANA, Anti dsDNA

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to help diagnose and distinguish between MSOT common autoimmune disorders as well as to monitor autoimmune disease progression
Section F
Fasting Plasma Glucose (FPG)/ Fasting Blood Sugar (FBS)/ Random Blood Sugar (RBS - no fasting required)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • OGTT, HbA1c, RBS, Urine microalbumin, Urine biochemicals

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • 8hrs - 12hrs

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Monitors your " Blood Glucose Level " and used to screen for "Pre-diabetic & Diabetic conditions" known as hyperglycemic & hypoglycemic conditions.
Ferritin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Iron, Hb electrophoresis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Ferritin is a protein that stores iron, releasing it when your body needs it. It is not the same thing as iron in your body. Ferritin usually lives in your bodys cells, with very little actually circulating in your blood. The greatest concentrations of ferritin a
Fibrin Degradation Product (FDP)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, PT, INR, PTTK

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to determine stroke, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and clotting disorders
Fibrinogen
  • Related tests you can do:
  • PT, INR, aPTT, D-Dimer, FBC

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done as part of investigation of a possible bleeding disorder or blood clot, particularly to evaluate the level and function of fibrinogen, sometimes used to help evaluate the risk of developing cardiovascular disease
Fluid Cytology
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood/Urine/Aspirate
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 days
  • Diagnoses to detect cancer cells and certain other cells in the area that surrounds the lungs.
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • 17B-Estradiol, LH, Testosterone, Progesterone, Prolactin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To evaluate fertility issues, function of reproductive organs or pituitary functions. It also help in the evaluation of early or delayed sexual maturation in children.
Free Insulin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Assess the free (bioactive) insulin concentrations in patients with known or suspected insulin antibodies
Full Blood Count (FBC)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ESR, Ferritin, Hb Electrophoresis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Screens for, diagnoses, or monitors a variety of diseases and conditions that affect blood cells such as anemia, infections, inflammation, bleeding disorders or cancer.
Section G
Gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase (GGT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • SGOT, SGPT, Alkaline phosphatases, Bilirubin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnoses for " Liver or bile duct " diseases; also screens for any alcohol abuse affecting the liver functioning.
Glucose Tolerance Test (GTT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FPG, HbA1c, Fructosamine, C-peptide, Insulin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Diagnoses how well your body is able to break down glucose and help in determining types of diabetic condition.
Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase Antibodies (GAD Antibodies)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • A GAD test is a blood test which measures whether the body is producing a type of antibody which destroys its own GAD cells. In type 1 diabetes, a number of autoantibodies are thought to circulate including those which target glutamic acid decarboxylase.
Glycated Hemoglobin (HbA1c)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FPG, Urine biochemicals, Fructosamine, Urine microalbumin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Monitors a person's diabetes over last 3 months and helps in the planning of the treatment. Helps identify patients with high risk of developing diabetes and serves as a diagnostic test for diabetes.
Section H
Haemoglobin (Hb)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • OGTT, HbA1c, RBS, Urine microalbumin, Urine biochemicals

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnosis to evaluate the haemoglobin content of the blood; screen for and help diagnose conditions that affect red blood cells.
Haemoglobin Electrophoresis
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Ferritin, TIBC

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test use to measure and identify the different types of haemoglobin (A, F, C,D,E, M, S and other) in bloodstream.
Haptoglobin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, LFT, Reticulocute count, Direct Coombs Test

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to help detect and evaluate haemolytic anemia
Hepatitis A (IgM) (Hep A)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To help diagnose the cause of acute Hepatitis
Hepatitis B Surface ANTIGEN (HbsAg) (Hep B)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To screen for the diagnosis of Hepatitis B virus
Hepatitis B Viral Load
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 days
  • Used for the confirmation of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and provides a quantification of the HBV DNA in patients with chronic HBV infection. Useful in the monitoring of the disease progression and response to the anti-HBV therapy
Hepatitis C Antibody (Hep C)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To screen for and diagnose Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and to monitor treatment of the infection
Hepatitis C Genotyping
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Determines the hepatitis C virus genotype to guide antiviral therapy in patients with chronic hepatitis C
Hepatitis C Viral Load
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 days
  • Test done for detection and confirmation of chronic HCV infection. Used for quantification of the HCV RNA of patients with chronic HCV infection thus monitoring the progression of the infection as well as its response to anti-HCV therapy
Herpes I & II (IgG & IgM)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, CSF analysis, Toxoplasmosis, Rubella, CMV

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • To screen for or diagnose infection with the herpes simplex virus (HSV)
Homocysteine
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Vitamin B12, Folate Level

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to diagnose patient with Folate and Vitamin B12 deficiency. In cases of high risk of stroke and/or heart attack, homocysteine level is suggested just like patinet having homocystinuria.
Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (?-HCG)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Progesterone, Urine Pregnancy Test

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To confirm pregnancy, identify ectopic pregnancy, to monitor pregnancy that may be at risk of failing
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, p24 antigen, CD4 and CD8, HIV viral load

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To determine if you are infected with Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
Human Leukocyte Antigen B27 (HLA B27)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • To determine if you are infected with Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
Section I
Immunofixation of Proteins
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Diagnosis and monitoring of monoclonal gammopathies when used in conjunction with urine monoclonal studies
Immunoglobulin E (IgE)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Stool microscopy

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to screen for an allergic diseases as well as parasitic infection
Immunoglobulins (IgA, IgG & IgM)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Protein TAG, Serum electrophoresis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to evaluate immune system status, to detect and monitor an excess or deficiency in one or more of the immunoglobulin classes (IgG, IgA and IgM)
Indirect Coombs Test (ICT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Blood Group, Rhesus Typing, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Used in prenatal testing of pregnant women or used for blood testing prior to transfusion. It also detects unbound antibodies in the bloodstream.
Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 (IGF-1)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • TFT, OGTT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to help diagnose growth hormone deficiency or, less commonly, growth hormone excess, to evaluate pituitary function, to monitor the effectiveness of growth hormone treatment
Insulin-Like Growth Factor-2 (IGF-2)
  • Related tests you can do:

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Measurement of IGF2 in blood and genetic and epigenetic tests of the IGF2 gene may help assess cancer risk and prognosis.
International Normalised Ratio (INR)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, PT, PTTK, Lupus anticoagulants

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • International Normalised Ratio test done to monitor clotting time of blood of patients on drugs such as Warfarin
Ionised Calcium (ICA)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Phosphorus, Vitamin D, Calcium, Magnesium, Total Proteins, Albumin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Monitors the amount of " active calcium " present in the body; diagnosis also done in cases where body proteins and total calcium level are not in normal range.
Section L
Lactate Dehydrogenase (LDH or LD)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Blood gas, Electrolytes

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Diagnoses for hypoxia, heart disorders, renal problems, blood flow problems, haemolytic anaemia, muscle injury and cramps
Lead
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Detects lead toxicity especially in cases of occupational exposure
Leptospirosis
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to detect for Leptospira bacteria in human blood that could have been infected by mammals
Lipase (Serum)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Used in the investigation of pancreatic disorders such as pancreatitis
Lithium
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, TSH

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 3 days
  • Monitors the " Lithium levels " in the blood in order to maintain a therapeutic level or detect its toxicity level in patients on established drugs.
Liver kidney Microsomal type 1 antibody (LKM-1 Antibodies)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • LFT, ANA, Anti smooth muscle antibodies, Antimitochondrial antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • The liver kidney microsome type 1 antibody test is primarily used along with a smooth muscle antibody and an antinuclear antibodies test to help diagnose autoimmune hepatitis and to differentiate between the two major types, type 1 and type 2.
Lupus anticoagulant
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Cardiolipin antibodies, aPTT, Antiphopholipid antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to help investigate the cause of a blood clot (thrombotic episode); to evaluate a prolonged partial thromboplastin time (PTT); to help determine the cause of recurrent miscarriages, or as part of an evaluation for antiphospholipid syndrome.
Lupus Anticoagulants (LAC)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • PT, INR, PTTK, ANA, ENA

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • To evaluate a prolonged partial thromboplastin time (PTT), to help determine the cause of recurrent miscarriages, or as part of an evaluation for antiphospholipid syndrome
Lupus Erythromatosus (SLE)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ANA, ENA, Lupus anticoagulants, C3, C4

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • L.E cells test done to screen for auto-immune disorders
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FSH,Testosterone, Progesterone, 17B-Estradiol, Prolactin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To evaluate fertility issues, function of reproductive organs or to detect ovulation and evaluate pituitary functions. It also help in the evaluation of early or delayed sexual maturation in children.
Section M
Magnesium (Mg 2+ )
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Calcium, Potassium, Phosphorus, PTH, Vitamin D

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Monitors the " Level of Magnesium" in the body as a deficiency could cause Nausea, Muscle cramps, changes in Heart beats rate, Intestinal malabsorption and Bone problems.
Malaria
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Blood test performed to help diagnose malaria, to monitor for relapses, and to determine drug susceptibility of the parasite causing the infection
Microfilariasis
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Tissue biopsy

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done on tissue or blood specimen for the detection of a parasitic roundworm known as Microfilaria ( Wuchereria bancrofti )
Myoglobin (MYO)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • CK, CK-MB, Troponin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Diagnoses for any heart and skeletal muscle damage.
Section O
Osmolality
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, FPG, Electrolytes

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to help evaluate the body's water and electrolyte balance, to investigate low sodium levels in the blood and increased or decreased urine production, to detect alcohol poisoning due to ingestion of toxins such as methanol or ethylene glycol, to monitor t
Osmotic Fragility
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, LFT, Haemoglobin Electrophoresis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • An osmotic fragility test is performed to detect whether red blood cells are more likely to break down and to diagnose two hereditary conditions: thalassemia and hereditary spherocytosis.
Section P
Pap's Smear
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Smear
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Screening for cervical carcinoma and a number of infections of the female genital tract including human papillomavirus, herpes, Candida , and Trichomonas
Parathyroid Hormone (PTH)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Calcium, Phosphorus, Vitamin D, Magnesium

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To determine the cause of calcium imbalance and to evaluate parathyroid function
Paul Bunnel
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, CRP, TORCH

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to detect and help diagnose of infectious mononucleosis due to Epstein-Barr virus
Phosphorus (PO 4 3- )
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Calcium, PTH, Electrolytes

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Monitors the level of phosphorus in body pertaining to disorders related to kidney, bone and parathyroid gland.
Platelets Count (PLT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, PT, INR, PTTK, LFT, Anti-platelets antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Primarily to monitor platelets level in blood, bleeding disorders and also related to liver diseases.
Progesterone
  • Related tests you can do:
  • 17B-Estradiol, FSH, LH

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Help in determining the causes of infertility, help diagnose ectopic pregnancy or abnormal uterine bleeding
Prolactin (PRL)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FSH, LH, Testosterone, DHEAS, 17B-Estradiol, Progesterone

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To investigate the unexplained flow of breast milk, absence of menstrual period or infertility in women, monitoring of decreased libido in men. It also helps in the detection and monitoring of prolactin-producing pituitary tumour (prolactinoma)
Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA Free)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine MCS, PSA Total

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to screen for prostate cancer or benign prostatic hypertrophy in cases where Total PSA is high.
Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA Total)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine MCS, PSA Free

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to screen and monitor prostate cancer, benign prostatic hypertrophy and inflammatory conditions of genitourinary tissues
Protein (serum and urine) Electrophoresis
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Serum Proteins, Albumin, Urine proteins

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test used to identify the presence of abnormal proteins, to identify the absence of normal proteins, and to determine when different groups of proteins are present in unusually high or low amounts in blood or other body fluids.
Protein C
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Antithrombin, Lupus anticoagulant

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Test done to help evaluate inappropriate blood clot formation (thrombotic episode or thromboembolism), to determine whether you may have a protein C or protein S deficiency
Protein S
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Antithrombin, Lupus anticoagulant

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • Protein S is a normal substance in your body that prevents blood clotting. A blood test can be done to see how much of this protein you have in your blood.
Prothrombin Time (PT)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, INR, PTTK, Lupus anticoagulants

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Screens for and monitors the bleeding disorders and factor deficiencies.
PUS Swab Microscopy, Culture, Sensitivity (PUS Swab M/C/S)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Blood culture

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to detect bacterial infection and to determine which specific bacteria are present. The bacteria present is then isolated and grown for subsequent susceptibility testing
Section R
Reticulocyte Count
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Iron, Trasferrin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to monitor patients on iron therapies, renal disorders and anaemias
Rhesus Antibodies Screening
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Blood grouping, Rhesus antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To detect antibodies directed against red blood cells antigens in cases of anaemia or jaundice.
Rheumatoid Factor (Rh F)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Uric acid, CRP, anti-CCP, FBC, ESR, ANA

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • To help diagnose Rheumatoid Arthritis by an antigen-antibody reaction in patient having joint pain and inflammation.
Rose-Waaler
  • Related tests you can do:
  • RheumatoiD factor, ESR, ANA, CRP, Anti-CCP

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to diagnose Rheumatoid Arthritis in patients by haemmaglutination.
Rubella (IgG & IgM)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, CSF analysis, Toxoplasmosis, CMV, Herpes

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to determine present or past infection of Rubella
Section S
Second Trimester Maternal Serum Screening
  • Related tests you can do:
  • First Trimester Maternal Serum Screening, Oestrogen

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 20 days
  • Test done (between 15 to 20 weeks of pregnancy) to assess the risk of a foetus having certain chromosomal abnormalities, such as Down syndrome (trisomy 21) or Edwards syndrome (trisomy 18), and open neural tube defects, such as spina bifida
Semen Analysis
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Antisperm Antibody Test, FSH, LH, Testosterone, Prolactin, Urine MCS

  • Sample Type:
  • Semen
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 3 days
  • Test done to evaluate certain characteristics of a male's semen and the sperm contained therein. It is done to help evaluate male fertility, whether for those seeking pregnancy or verifying the success of vasectomy.
Serum Helicobacter pylori Antibody ( H.pylori )
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Stool H.pylori antigen

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test to diagnose an infection due to the bacteria and to evaluate the effectiveness of treatment. H. pylori infection is associated with an increased risk of developing ulcers (peptic ulcer disease), chronic gastritis, and gastric (stomach) cancer.
Serum Folate
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Iron, Vitamin B12

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Diagnoses for any deficiencies and to help detect the causes of certain anemias such as pernicious anemia (an autoimmune disease that affects the absorption of B12) or neuropathy. To evaluate nutritional status in some people; to monitor the effectiveness of treat
Serum Iron (Fe)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Ferritin, TIBC, Transferin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Diagnoses the actual concentration of " Iron " in the body and help determine the different types of "Anaemia".
Serum Thyroxine (Free T4)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • T4, TSH, Thyroid antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To help evaluate thyroid gland function; to diagnose thyroid diseases including hyperthroidism and determine the cause; to monitor the effectiveness of treatment of a thyroid disorder
Smooth Muscle Antibodies
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ANA, LFT, LKM-1 antibodies, antimitochondiral antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • The smooth muscle or actin antibody test is primarily ordered along with antinuclear antibodies and liver kidney microsomal type 1 antibodies to help diagnose autoimmune hepatitis and to differentiate between the two major types of autoimmune hepatitis, type 1 and
Sperm Culture
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Semen analysis, Antisperm antibodies, Testosterone, Urine MCS

  • Sample Type:
  • Sperm
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Microbiology test done to detect potential bacterial or fungal infection in male reproductive systems
Sputum for Acid Fast Bacilli (AFB)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Sputum
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 25 days
  • Test done on sputum to help detect and identify infections caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis , the cause of tuberculosis, and other Mycobacterium species, which are known as acid-fast bacilli (AFB), to monitor the effectiveness of treatment
Sputum Microscopy, Culture, Sensitivity (Sputum M/C/S)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • AFB, Blood Culture

  • Sample Type:
  • Sputum
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to detect and identify the cause of bacterial, fungal or some other lower respiratory tract infections and to monitor the effectiveness of treatment
Stone analysis (Gallstone and Renal stone)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Calcium, LFT, Phosphorus, Uric acid

  • Sample Type:
  • Sputum
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • To evaluate the composition of the stone, to help determine the cause of its formation and to determine the appropriate treatment
Stool Adenovirus
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Stool Occult Blood, Stool Rotavirus, Stool H.pylori

  • Sample Type:
  • Stool
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done for the detection of Adenovirus in faeces
Stool Faecal Occult blood (FOB)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Stool MCS, Stool H.pylori

  • Sample Type:
  • Stool
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Immunochemical test done to screen for digestive tract bleeding, which may be an indicator of colon cancer.
Stool Helicobacter Antigen
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Gastrin, Serum H.pylori

  • Sample Type:
  • Stool
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done for the detection of H.pylori antigen in stool in cases of stoach and digestion problems
Stool microscopy
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Stool MCS, Stool H.pylori, Stool Occult Blood

  • Sample Type:
  • Stool
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test done to detect the presence of pus, red blood cells, crystals and other debris in the stool.
Stool Microscopy, Culture, Sensitivity (Stool M/C/S)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Stool H.pylori, Stool Occult Blood

  • Sample Type:
  • Stool
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to determine whether there is an infection in digestive tract due to the presence of pathogens.
Stool Rotavirus
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Stool H.pylori, Stool Adenovirus

  • Sample Type:
  • Stool
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done for the detection of Rotavirus antigen in faeces mostly in children while suspecting gastroenteritis.
Synovial Fluid Biochemicals
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Synovial fluid MCS

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • Test done to measure the glucose, protein and uric acid in synovial fluid.
Synovial Fluid Microscopy, Culture, Sensitivity (Synovial Fluid M/C/S)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Synovial fluid biochemicals

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to diagnose the cause of joint inflammation, pain, and/or swelling as well as detect the presence of bacteria
Section T
Tacrolimus Level
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 - 15 days
  • To determine the level of the drug tacrolimus in the blood in order to establish a dosing regiment, maintain therapeutic level and detect toxic level especially in patients who underwent kidney transplant.
Testosterone (Testos)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FSH, LH, DHEAS, Estrogen, Gonadotropin-releasing Hormone, Semen Analysis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To detect abnormal levels of testosterone in both genders; in males, it helps detect erectile dysfunctions while in females, it leads to infertility or delayed puberty.
Throat Swab Culture
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Blood culture, ASO Titre

  • Sample Type:
  • Swab
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to determine if the presence of pathogenic infections in the throat and its subsequent susceptibility testing.
Thyroglobulin Antibodies
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Thyroid antibodies, T3, T4, TSH

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • To help diagnose and monitor autoimmune thyroid diseases and to distinguish these from other forms of thyroid disease; to help guide treatment decisions
Thyroglobulin Level
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Thyroglobulin antibodies, TSH

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • To monitor treatment of thyroid cancer and thyroid dysfunction
Thyroid Antibodies (TgAb & TPOAb)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • T3, T4, TSH

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done for the diagnosis and monitoring of auto-immune thyroid disease and help guide treatment
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • T3, T4, Thyroid antibodies

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • To screen for and help diagnose thyroid disorders; to monitor treatment of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Receptor Antibodies (TSH Receptor Antibodies)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • First-line test for the detection of thyrotropin receptor antibodies and used in differential diagnosis of etiology of thyotoxicosis and clinically suspected Graves disease
TORCH
  • Related tests you can do:
  • CSF analysis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 10 days
  • A panel of tests (Toxoplasmosis, Rubella, CMV and Herpes) done to screen pregnant women and newborns for several infectious diseases that can cause birth defects. The blood test can determine if the person has had a recent infection, a past infection, or has never
Total Insulin Level
  • Related tests you can do:
  • C-peptide, FPG, HbA1c

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 3- 15 days
  • To help evaluate the insulin production by the beta cells, insulinoma, insulin resistance
Total Iron Binding Capacity (TIBC)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Iron, Ferritin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Series of diagnoses done to assess the body's ability to transport iron in the blood. Evaluates if you have too much or too little iron in your blood.
Total Proteins
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, Albumin, Globulin, Protein Electrophoresis, Urine biochemicals

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnoses nutritional status or screens for certain liver, kidney disorders, malnutrition and multiple myeloma.
Total Proteins, Albumin and Globulin (Protein TAG)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, Protein Electrophoresis, Urine biochemicals, LFT

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • As part of a general health checkup; monitors your nutritional status, screens for and help diagnose certain liver and kidney disorders as well as other related diseases.
Toxoplasmosis (IgG & IgM)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, CSF analysis, Rubella, CMV, Herpes

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 3 days
  • To detect Toxoplasma gondii infection in people and assess the status of present or past infection
Transferrin
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Iron, TIBC, Hb electrophoresis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • To assess your body's ability to transport iron in the blood
Treponema pallidum Haemagglutination Assay (TPHA)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, VDRL, HIV, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • It is an indirect hemagglutination assay used for the detection and titration of antibodies against the causative agent of syphilis, Treponema pallidum subspecies pallidum.
Triglycerides (Trig)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Lipid profile, HDL, LDL

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • 12hrs - 14hrs

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Diagnose the risk of developing heart diseases. Certain conditions like diabetes, alcohol abuse, lack of exercises, cigarette smoking increase the triglycerides level and this elevates the risk of stroke and heart problems.
Troponin I
  • Related tests you can do:
  • CK, CK-MB, Myoglobin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Diagnoses for any heart tissue damages or to monitor for Angina.
Section U
Urea
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine biochemical, Creatinine, Urine ACR, Urine creatinine clearance

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Monitors for the proper " functioning of your kidney" ; diagnoses for kidney diseases and the effectiveness of dialysis along with other treatments.
Uric Acid (UA)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • ESR, Synovial fluid analysis, Kidney stone analysis

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Monitors level of " Uric Acid " in the blood which helps in the diagnosis of "La Gout"; assists in chemotherapy, radiation treatments and kidney stones.
Urine Albumin Creatinine Ratio (UACR)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine microalbumin, 24 hr urine protein, Urea, Creatinine

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test to detect early kidney disease in those with diabetes or other risk factors such as high blood pressure
Urine amylase (U.Amy)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Serum amylase

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done in parallel with blood amylase to detect pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and treatment of gallstones.
Urine Bence Jones Protein
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Protein TAG, Bone marrow, Urea, Creatinine, Serum electrophoresis

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test that measures the level of Bence Jones Protein in urine that must not be present in healthy urine samples and may indicate presence of multiple myeloma.
Urine Creatinine (U.Creat)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Serum creatinine, Urine biochemicals

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test to measure the amount of creatinine in the urine and help to evaluate the kidney function.
Urine Culture (U.Cul)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine biochemicals, Urea, Creatinine

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test to diagnose urinary tract infection in patient having burning micturation or urinary disorders
Urine Drug Test (By Chromatography)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • A panel of test done to detect the presence of the most common drugs in a urine sample
Urine Full Chemistry (UFC)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine MCS

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Panel of tests done to determine metabolic disorders, kidney disorders and urinary tract infection
Urine Glucose (U.Glu)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine biochemicals, Urine culture

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test done to determine the presence of glucose in urine for patients suspected to be diabetic.
Urine microalbumin (U.Malb)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urea, Creatinine, 24 Hr Urine protein

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 1 day
  • Test done to detect very small amount of protein in urine which can be an early sign of kidney damage.
Urine Microscopy (U.Micros)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine biochemicals, Urine culture

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test done to examine urine for the detection of crystals, leucocytes, pus, red blood cells and other types of pathologies such as casts
Urine Potassium
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Electrolytes, Urea, Creatinine

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test to check the potassium level in the urine in cases of kidney dysfunction and adrenal gland problems.
Urine Pregnancy (U.Pt)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Serum ?-HCG

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test done to confirm pregnancy
Urine Protein (U.Prot)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Urine biochemicals, Urine culture

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test done to detect the presence of proteins in urine for patient suspected to have renal problems
Urine Sodium
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Electrolytes, Urea, Creatinine

  • Sample Type:
  • Urine
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • Test done to check the sodium concentration in urine in cases of sodium and other electrolytes imbalance.
Section V
Vaginal Swab Microscopy, Culture, Sensitivity (Vaginal Swab M/C/S)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • PAP smear, Urine MCS

  • Sample Type:
  • Swab
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done on vaginal discharge in order to detect infection such as candidiasis, bacterial infection, vaginosis, chlamydia and Trichomonas vaginalis. Upon detection of the bacteria, specified susceptibility testing is done.
Valproic Acid
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Phenytoin

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • To determine the concentration of valproic acid so as to maintain a therapeutic level
Venereal Disease Research Laboratory (VDRL)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • Same day
  • It is a nontreponamal test perform to screen for syphilis infection, a sexually transmitted infection.
Vitamin B12
  • Related tests you can do:
  • FBC, Iron, TIBC

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 2 days
  • To measure the amount of B12 in your blood which is important for many basic bodily functions, such as brain health, blood cell production, proper nerve functioning and detection of pernicous anemia.
Vitamin D
  • Related tests you can do:
  • Calcium, Phosphorus, PTH, Magnesium

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 5 days
  • Test done to determine vitamin D concentration in serum whether deficiency or toxicity if on vitamin D supplementation.
Section Z
Zinc (Zn)
  • Related tests you can do:
  • -

  • Sample Type:
  • Blood
  • Fasting required:
  • N/A

  • Turn around time:
  • 15 days
  • To detect zinc deficiency

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