Liver Function Test
Liver Function Test
The liver would be the largest and one of the most vital organs in our body. However, symptoms of liver malfunction are usually difficult to recognize, and many patients damage their liver without realizing they need treatment. According to this, the liver is also known as the ‘Silent Organ’.
Fortunately, we can easily detect liver malfunction through blood tests. For people who drink alcohol, eat an unbalanced diet and do not exercise frequently, it will be important to take liver tests regularly.
Through the Liver Function Test in Blez Clinic, it will be possible to identify disorders that are stated below:
Sexual Hepatitis Virus, Alcohol Liver Disorder, Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, Liver cirrhosis, Fatty Liver, Liver Cancer, etc.
Cholestasis, Primary Biliary Cirrhosis, Cholelithiasis, Biliary Obstruction, Drug-Induced Liver Injury, Bone Disorders (such as Osteoporosis), Hemolytic Anemia, Gilbert’s Syndrome, Acute Hepatitis, Nephrosis and etc.
It is not possible to take a surgery soon after the liver function test. Hence, if the test results were poor, we would recommend you to try and improve your lifestyle first (changing eating habits and etc.), before considering to take the surgery.
ALP (Alkaline Phosphatase)
|1,750THB||Blood test||1-2 days|
Renal Function Test
The kidney would filter our blood and excrete waste products from our body. There are many reasons which cause the kidney malfunction. However, once the kidney is damaged, it will be difficult to recover. Hence, it is important to detect malfunctions early to recover from kidney disorders quicker.
As the function of the kidney becomes weaker, the patient may feel more sluggish, experience swelling in the kidney and also excrete more urine. Furthermore, the kidney significantly contributes to hematopoiesis (production of blood cells) and the development of bones. Thus, the patient may experience symptoms of anemia with kidney disorders.
As kidney failure progresses, the patient may have to undergo artificial kidney dialysis and their quality of life would remarkably decrease. Furthermore, likewise with the liver, symptoms of kidney failure are difficult to recognize. Thus, it will be important for patients to monitor the status of their kidneys frequently.
|980THB||Blood test||1-2 days|
Helicobacter Pylori Test
Helicobacter Pylori (H. Pylori) is a type of bacteria that infects and also survives inside our stomach that is filled with hydrochloric acid. According to this, the bacteria cannot be eradicated without using antibiotics.
H. Pylori does not always cause inflammation, stomach and duodenal ulcers. However, the risk of stomach cancer will increase without treatment. Hence, to decrease the risk, we recommend you to take tests for H.Pylori.
|Test for Helicobacter Pylori||Price||Item||Result|
|H. pylori IgG, IgM||1,980THB||Blood test||4-5 days|