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FAQ

Areas.

Currently we cater to Mira Bhaynder area.Kindly Contact for appointments .

Details of health packages?

Please take a prior appointment for health check ups as it may take 1 to 4 hours depending on the type of check up.

Health Package .

Please refer in health Package section or (Link) Kindly contact the centre for details.

How many days does the Blood Culture report take?

A positive blood culture report is ready after 72 hours. If the test is negative, than the final report is ready after 7 days.

How many days of abstinence is required for semen testing?

Minimum 3 days of abstinence is required.

How to collect Urine sample for routine or culture test?

For a routine urine test, Urine sample be collected in a bottle provided by the lab after cleaning the area well with water.

For a culture test, A first morning midstream (letting go the initial and last portion of urination) urine sample should be collected for a culture test ensuring proper cleaning of the area. Also, the sample should be collected in a sterilized culture container provided by the submitted as early as possible.

Instructions for Ultra Sonography of Abdomen

4-5 hours fasting is required prior to examination. (Fasting for solids) Fluid (Water, Juice, Clear soup, Coconut Water, Black Tea and Coffee) is allowed.

Solid foodstuff, Milk, & Milk products (Cheese, Butter, Paneer) are not allowed. (Because it contracts the Gall Bladder).

Instructions for Ultra Sonography of Early Pregnancy

Moderately full bladder. Do not pass urine for at least for 1 hour. During this 1 hour drink 2-3 glasses of water.

For females who are 4-5 months pregnant- Full bladder is not required.

Instructions for Ultra Sonography of Pelvis

Not to pass urine for 2 hours prior to examination. During those 2 hours drink 5-6 glasses of water Patient can take all their medicines, e.g. Tablet for Blood Pressure (BP) and any drugs that are to be taken in the fasting state. Diabetic patients should not take their tablets.

Pre Requisite for Health Check up?

It requires 12 hrs fasting and kindly take appointment for your conveniance .

Pre-requisite for health check ups

  • Prior Appointment is necessary
  • Overnight fasting essential for 10 -12 hours prior to the health check ups.
  • Report in empty stomach - only water can be taken.
  • If you are diabetic, avoid taking your insulin injections / anti diabetic tablets on the morning of the health check up. Please carry your insulin / anti diabetic tablets which you can have before or after breakfast in the centre. You can take other regular medicines with water as instructed by your doctor.
  • Avoid wearing tight clothes, formal clothes, jewellery. Wear loose clothing and easily removable footwear (sports shoes).
  • Male Guests have to shave their chest a day earlier before undergoing TMT.
  • If you use the contact lens, kindly remove them before coming for the health check. (24 hours prior to the health check).
  • Be on your regular lifestyle and habits for 3 days prior to health check.
  • Bring all your earlier medical reports, prescriptions if available along with regular medicine when you come for the health check up.
  • Female guests have to inform the radiographer prior to X-ray investigation if they are pregnant or there is suspicion of pregnancy.

Procedure of 24 hours urine sample collection?

Collect an 5ltr can from the lab with preservative .Let the morning urine sample be discarded at 9am.Collect every sample from the second sample onwards until the next morning 9 am.Every sample to added in the can with the preservative .

Procedure of GTT (Glucose Tolerance Test)?

For a GTT one should be fasting for at least 8 hours.Total 5 blood samples are collected; 1st sample is fasting blood sugar sample.After collection of the 1st sample,75 grams of glucose mixed with water is given to drink and the time noted and every 1/2 hrs 4 more samples collected .One should not eat or drink anything until completion of all the samples collection.

What dietary restrictions should be adhered to before conducting blood sugar or lipid profile test?

For blood sugar post meal one should note the time of completion of meal and report to the lab exactly at 2 hours after completion. For post glucose time is noted after drinking the required amount of glucose and then exactly at 2 hours one should report to the lab. For both these tests it is very important that one does not eat or drink anything during the two hours except for water.

What is the procedure for Blood sugar post meal or post glucose (BS - PG)?

For blood sugar post meal one should note the time of completion of meal and report to the lab exactly at 2 hours after completion. For post glucose time is noted after drinking the required amount of glucose and then exactly at 2 hours one should report to the lab, For both these tests it is very important that one does not eat or drink anything during the two hours expect for water.

What precaution has to be taken while collecting Urine sample for routine and culture test?

For a routine urine test, urine sample should be collected in a bottle provided by the lab after cleaning the area well with water. A first morning midstream urine sample should be collected for a culture test ensuring proper cleaning of the area with savlon before collection. Also, the sample should be collected in a sterilized culture container provided by the lab and submitted as early as possible.

Patients Experience

  • I have been associated with Porwal Diagnostic since its inception. When it comes to my family’s health its paramount, I don’t compromise the quality so its always PD. Since they have it all under one roof, I think its very convenient and very nice. And I only trust on PD. Really really impressed with the whole set-up.

    Deepak Patel
    May 22, 2014