Ultrasound For Pericardial Eff.

What is an Ultrasound for Pericardial Effusion Test?

The Ultrasonography (USG) test for pericardial effusion is an imaging test in which ultrasound is used to make an image of the heart and the pericardial space. The pericardial space is the region between the two layers of the heart's membrane covering the pericardium.

Why is it done? 

  • Your doctor may order this test to diagnose symptoms including shortness of breath, chest pain, and palpitations.
  • Determine the pericardial fluid volume and pericardium wall thickness.
  • Any increase in pericardial fluid volume or effusion might cause heart chamber compression.
  • To treat the causes of muffled heart sounds.

What is the procedure for the pericardial effusion ultrasound (U/S) test?

The sonographer technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

No preparation is needed. You should wear loose-fitting clothing.

After Care: 

No care is required.

The cost of an Ultrasound (USG) Pericardial Effusion Test in Delhi: 

The cost of an Ultrasonography (USG) test for Pericardial Effusion in Delhi starts at INR 1500 and varies depending on the diagnostic centre.

 

MAKE A PAYMENT BOOK TEST SAMPLE

DETAILS

Test Type Ultrasound For Pericardial Eff.
Includes
Preparation
  • Wear a loose-fitting cloth
  • fasting not required
  • Carry Your ID Proof
  • Prescription is mandatory for pregnant female patients with a doctor’s sign, stamp, with DMC/HMC number; as per PC-PNDT Act.
Reporting

2-4 hours

Report Sample: View and Download Report
Test Price: ₹ 1500

100% Safe & Hygienic

Affordable Pricing

Home Sample Pickup

View Report Online

Home Sample collection

Taking a test couldn't be much easier as it is with us. We ensure a safe home sample collection.

CLICK TO BOOK APPOINTMENT