Adenosine Deaminase Test


About Adenosine Deaminase Test

Adenosine Deaminase deficiency or excess production of it can lead to many serious health issues like tuberculosis. Getting an Adenosine Deaminase test on a regular basis is necessary.

To book an Adenosine Deaminase Test in India is as simple as ordering a Pizza. Just fill in the alongside form with the required details and click the SUBMIT button. Cheers! Your test is booked. Now, wait for the team of Sample Collector to arrive at your registered location in the scheduled time slot. Coming to the Adenosine Deaminase Test cost. AreYouHealthy brings you the best deal. Book the test at low rate. We offer you the most affordable price.

Deaminase (ADA) activates lymphocytes. It is a protein. Lymphocytes is a kind of WBC that helps in strengthening the body’s defence mechanism. Our immune system is triggered in many conditions, such as Mycobacterium Tuberculosis which is Tuberculosis (TB) causing bacteria. This bacteria leads to an increase in the amount of ADA production. The Adenosine Deaminase test calculates the total amount of ADA present in the pleural fluid which helps to identify Pleurae TB. There are many tests available for the diagnosis of tuberculosis.

Pleurae are thin membranes. They cover the chest cavity and the outside of each lung. Movement of lungs against pleural membranes and the membranes against each other during the process of inhalation and exhalation needs lubrication. Small amounts of pleural fluid are continuously produced to lubricate these movements.

To lubricate the movement of lungs against pleural membranes and the membranes against each other during inhalation and exhalation. Excessive pleural fluid accumulation can be a result of a variety of conditions and diseases which includes infection, can cause inflammation in the pleurae. Inflammation of the pleurae is also known as Pleurisy or Pleuritis. Pleural Effusion is the medical terminology for excessive pleural fluid accumulation.

One can see symptoms like chest pain, chronic cough, and shortness of breath when Tuberculosis spread into the lungs and pleurae. We know that these are the common symptoms related to many diseases and infections, so it’s necessary to get diagnosed. The proper checkup at the initial level of the disease helps in the adequate treatment of the affected person.

How Is The Sample For Adenosine Deaminase Test Collected?

Our team of sample collector will reach your provided address in the booked time slot. They will collect a sample of pleural fluid with the help of a syringe and needle by the process called thoracentesis.

What Does The Adenosine Deaminase Test Result Mean?

If the test result shows Adenosine Deaminase (ADA) elevation in pleural fluid of a person accompanied by symptoms of Tuberculosis, it points towards an M. Tuberculosis infection in their pleurae.

How To Make The Payment For The Adenosine Deaminase Test?

All the charges will be paid to the team of sample collector reaching your registered address. We don’t charge any extra amount other than what is being reflected on your screen.

Is there any test preparation needed to ensure the quality of the sample while going for Adenosine Deaminase?

Adenosine Deaminase test does not require any special preparation.

Adenosine Deaminase Test Description

  • UNITS: U/L
  • VOLUME: 1ml
  • NORMAL RANGE: 4-20