Erythropoietin (EPO) Level Test

22004400

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What is it for ?

The test measure erythropoietin to diagnose the cause of anemia and bone marrow disorder.

Also known as: Serum epo

Sample Type

Blood

test Instructions

  • Age Group: 5+ Years
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Erythropoietin (EPO) Level Test (1)

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Q&A

Helps you know your test better

Q. What is Erythropoietin, and why is it important?

A. Erythropoietin is a hormone produced primarily by your kidneys. It is significant for your body to maintain a healthy amount of red blood cells that deliver oxygen to tissues and carbon dioxide to the lungs for you to exhale.

Q. What is the EPO Levels Test?

A. Having too much or too less EPO means your health is in trouble and even indicates certain health conditions. Therefore, your healthcare professional may call for Erythropoietin Level Test to measure the levels and diagnose anemia, bone marrow disorders, and other chronic illnesses.

Q. What is the Erythropoietin Level Test Cost ?

A. Price is undeniably a significant factor that one considers while booking a test. Hence, we keep our charges as competitive as possible without compromising the quality of the tests. You can book this test with us at a reasonable EPO Level Test Cost @ Rs 2200.

Q. Does the test possess any risks?

A. It is a simple blood test that only possesses problems like slight pain at the punctured site, bleeding, bruising, and lightheadedness (in rare cases). However, these symptoms go away with time.

Erythropoietin (EPO) Level Test

Being secreted by the kidneys, Erythropoietin is a hormone that significantly stimulates the production of red blood cells. Too much or too low Erythropoietin levels can be a cause of concern as it contributes to problems with the blood. Healthcare professionals, therefore, call for Erythropoietin Level Test to measure the levels, determine the cause of anemia and bone marrow disorders, and differentiate between primary and secondary Polycythemia. With the test, your healthcare professional can know your condition better and see if EPO replacement therapy is required. Redcliffe Labs is a trusted diagnostic center that you can consider for an EPO Level Test . Our oath to prioritize our customers helps us improve the quality of our services and go the extra mile. You can expect an excellent testing experience and obtain smart test reports online.

Why Do I Need Erythropoietin Level Test?

You may need an Erythropoietin Level Lab Test to check the normal amount of EPO levels and find if you have anemia and type of anemia.

The test also diagnoses bone marrow disorder and polycythemia or erythrocytosis. It helps understand your need for EPO therapy and find if the existing treatment works fine for your body. You may be asked for the test once your CBC test results are abnormal or you are showing signs related to the diseases that can be diagnosed with the test.

Symptoms That Call For EPO Level Test:

Signs Of Low EPO Levels:

  • Constant fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Lightheadedness
  • Paleness
  • Shortness of breath
  • Heart palpitations

Besides being associated with anemia due to kidney disease, low Erythropoietin levels are also linked to some cancers and other inflammatory illnesses. Therefore, getting diagnosed in time is essential to find the cause and take precautions before complications arise.

Signs Of High Erythropoietin Levels:

  • Breathing difficulty
  • Extreme exhaustion
  • Mental acuity
  • Blurry vision
  • Anorexia nervosa

Elevated Erythropoietin Levels are majorly due to secondary Polycythemia, which causes too much red blood cell production in response to low blood oxygen levels. It is a severe disease with no cure, but if diagnosed early, timely treatment can reduce your risk of complications, making the EPO Test crucial.

EPO Level Test Results:

Erythropoietin Level Lab Test results vary depending on several factors, including age, gender, and overall health condition. The Normal EPO Level range is 4 to 26 mU/mL. If your levels are lower than the normal range, it indicates anemia, acute kidney failure, primary polycythemia, and bone marrow disorders. And if the levels are higher, it points to secondary polycythemia.

Erythropoietin (EPO) Level Test

Name Of The Test Erythropoietin (EPO) Level
Sample Type Blood
Number Of Tests 1
Actual Test Price Rs 4400
Discounted Test Price Rs 2200
Home Sample Collection Available
Additional Cost For Home Sample Collection Nil
Fasting Before Test No fasting required
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