FLUID FOR SPECIFIC GRAVITY Test

FLUID FOR SPECIFIC GRAVITY Test

 

What is the FLUID FOR SPECIFIC GRAVITY Test?

A specific gravity test compares urine density to water density. This short test can assess your kidneys' diluting ability.

 

Too concentrated urine may indicate a renal problem or a lack of water intake.

 

Why Done? 

If your doctor suspects you have one of the following conditions, specific gravity testing can help:

 

  • hydration (dehydration) or hydration (overhydration)
  • renal failure diabetes insipidus heart failure
  • urinary tract infection kidney infection
  • Hyponatremia, or low sodium levels, is a condition in which the body's sodium levels are abnormally low
  • Hypernatremia, or high sodium levels, is a condition in which the body's sodium levels are unusually high

 

Procedure: 

A urine specific gravity test requires 1 to 2 ounces of urine. The optimal time to collect a urine sample is the first morning.

 

How does one prepare for the test? 

Your doctor may urge you to prepare for a urine specific gravity test. First, they'll ask you to stop taking any drugs, including sucrose or dextran.

 

If you've recently had an X-ray or an MRI, you'll need to wait. If the dye has been in your system for three days or more, you can do a urine test.

 

Eat a balanced diet on the days before the exam. This diet should exclude things that can alter urine color. These are blackberries, fava, beans, rhubarb. 

 

Required Documents for FLUID FOR SPECIFIC GRAVITY Test:

 

  • Doctor prescription. 
  • A valid government ID.

 

After Care: 

No particular type of care is required.

 

Cost of FLUID FOR SPECIFIC GRAVITY Test in Delhi: 

The FLUID FOR SPECIFIC GRAVITY Test cost varies by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.

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