G6PD, Qualitative (Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase) Test in Delhi

7501500

Includes 1 Parameter

50% off for a limited period

FastingNot Required
Get reports in36 hrs

What is it for ?

The test identifies the G6PD enzyme deficiency that may cause hemolytic anemia.

Sample Type

Blood

test Instructions

  • Age Group: 5+ Years

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Included Tests

Package includes following parameters

G6PD, Qualitative (1)

  • G6PD, Qualitative

Q&A

Helps you know your test better

Q. What is the G6PD Test?

A. Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency is a condition that affects red blood cells. The G6PD test helps to check levels of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase. A person may need a test if he has symptoms of hemolytic anemia.

Q. Are there any risks to the test?

A. There is ain't severe risk involved in testing. You may feel a little sting when the needle goes in or out. In some rare cases, you may feel slight pain or bruise near the needle's placement, but it'll recover in no time.

Q. What is the cost of the G6PD lab test in Delhi?

A. G6PD Test Price in Delhi is Rs 750 only. You can get tested with us from the comfort of your home with our home sample collection facility.

Q. Do I need any special preparation for this test?

A. There are no special preparations needed for a G6PD test.

G6PD, Qualitative (Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase) Test in Delhi

The Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) gene mutation is a condition that affects red blood cells (called hemolysis). People with this condition have an abnormal form of the G6PD enzyme. In fact, Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency is the most common enzyme deficiency worldwide.

The deficiency can cause problems when the body is exposed to certain drugs or foods or when there is an injury or illness.

The Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) gene mutation is a condition that can be passed down from parents to their children. This mutation can cause a number of complications, including anemia, jaundice, and kidney damage. In severe cases, it can be fatal.

There is no cure for G6PD gene mutation, but treatments are available to help manage the symptoms. It is better to take your Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) Test in Delhi to monitor the levels of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in your body accurately.

If you have this condition, it is important to see a doctor regularly and to take steps to protect your health.

Redcliffe Labs is the diagnostic laboratory you can trust to book G6PD tests in Delhi. We are clinically reliable thanks to our years of experience and expertise in the G6PD testing domain, which enables us to provide the best service possible.

Why is the G6PD test done?

G6PD tests are generally recommended for those who have had anemia-like symptoms, such as -

  • Paleness
  • Jaundice
  • Yellowing of the skin
  • Dark urine
  • Fatigue
  • Shortness of breath,
  • Rapid heart rate.

The G6PD blood test in Delhi helps monitor bilirubin concentrations (bilirubinemia), hemoglobin in the urine (hemoglobinuria), RBC count, and Heinz bodies inside the RBCs.

Common Cause of Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency

The G6PD gene plays a crucial role in keeping red blood cells healthy and supporting their normal function throughout life. The gene is also responsible for making glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase enzyme that helps in the normal processing of carbohydrates. The mutation in the G6PD gene can cause Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.

The G6PD deficiency can trigger by certain infections & drugs, including -

  • Aspirin (pain or fever reliever drugs)
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDs)
  • Certain medications used for treating infections such as sulfonamides
  • Antimalarials (medications used to treat malaria),

Fava beans / broad beans may also cause G6PD deficiency. Sometimes, you don’t have anything evident until you’re exposed to these triggers.

Test Details

Name of the Test
G6PD Test
Sample Type
Blood
Number of Tests
1
Actual Test Price
1500
Discounted Price
750
Home Sample Collection
Free
Additional Cost For Home Sample Collection
Nil
Fasting Before Test
No Fasting Required
Get Reports Within
3 Days
 

Why Choose Redcliffe Labs For G6PD Test?

  • Redcliffe Labs is the trusted diagnostic lab you can count on for G6PD lab test in Delhi. We are clinically reliable, enabling us to serve our customers with the best possible results and expertise.
  • All our test reports strictly follow NABL guidelines and will be available for patients online via the registered email id or WhatsApp within a stipulated time frame.
  • Easy to book appointments and home sample collection, that takes only a minute via the website or mobile app.
  • Redcliffe Labs provide superior service to clients, and are proud of its commitment to excellence in the G6PD lab testing domain.

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