Procalcitonin Test

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About Thyrocare Procalcitonin Test

The procalcitonin test is used to evaluate the amount of procalcitonin present in our body. The higher amount of procalcitonin can be a clear sign of severe infections like sepsis. Sepsis happens when an infection present in a specific area of the body starts spreading into the bloodstream. This initiates an extreme reaction in the human immunity system. This can lead to several problems like shortness of breath, a rapid increase in heartbeat or decrease in the blood pressure. Without getting treatment on time can even lead to failure of the organ and can increase the chances of death.
A procalcitonin tests can help you to determine any possibility of infections in the body before they convert into some severe stage.

When Should I Get A Procalcitonin Test Done?

An individual should get the procalcitonin test done if you face some symptoms like:

  • Extreme pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Confusion
  • Chills and Fever
  • Very low blood pressure
  • Sweating
  • Rapid heartbeat

How Does Sample Of Procalcitonin Is Taken?

When you book the this test from Areyouhealthy, our associated medical expert will visit and take a blood sample from a vein in your arm. This may take only a few minutes to get the sample collection procedure done.

Does This Test Require Any Special Preparation?

No, this test does not require any fasting or any such special preparation before the test.

What Does The Procalcitonin Test Report Mean?

If the results of the this test show a higher level of procalcitonin, then it is likely that the person has a severe bacterial infection. It can be a more severe health issue. During the treatment, this level will decrease, which will help you to understand the working of the treatment.

Don’t think that much and book the procalcitonin test today at Areyouhealthy.in

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