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Malarial Parasite Identification in Bhubaneshwar

Also known as Peripheral smear examination for the malarial parasite, Malaria microscopy, Malaria parasite/Blood parasite identification
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Understanding Malarial Parasite Identification in Bhubaneshwar


What is Malarial Parasite Identification in Bhubaneshwar?

The Malarial Parasite Identification test detects malarial parasites in the blood and identifies the species involved along with the extent of the infection. It is available at an affordable price in Bhubaneshwar with Tata 1mg labs. Malaria is a serious, sometimes fatal, disease caused by a parasite and is transmitted to humans through the bite of infected mosquitoes. 

The Malarial Parasite Identification test is necessary for people showing symptoms of malaria, such as fever, chills, headaches, and body aches, or for those who have traveled to or live in regions where malaria is prevalent. This test helps to diagnose a malaria infection early, enabling healthcare providers to differentiate a malarial fever from other non-malarial fevers, thereby facilitating appropriate treatment. A positive test result indicates the presence of a malarial parasite, while a negative result indicates the absence of a malarial parasite at the time of testing.

What does Malarial Parasite Identification measure?

The Malarial Parasite Identification test is the standard test to diagnose malaria via microscopic examination of the blood sample of anyone with suspected malaria. A blood smear is prepared and then stained with Giemsa stain. This staining gives the malaria parasite a distinctive appearance under a microscope. The diagnosis is made by spotting the malaria parasite, its antigens, or its products in the smear. Thick smears help detect the presence of parasites while thin smears help detect the species of parasite.

Answers to Patient Concerns & Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Malarial Parasite Identification in Bhubaneshwar


Frequently Asked Questions about Malarial Parasite Identification in Bhubaneshwar

Q. What are the different diagnostic tests for malaria?

Some of the common tests to diagnose and detect malaria include microscopic examination of blood smears (Blood Film Examination), rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs), nucleic acid-based tests, serological tests, and antigen capture assays.

Q. When can the malaria test be advised?

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends the malaria test for individuals who show symptoms of malaria fever, like chills, fever, body aches, headache, fatigue, etc., or have recently traveled to an area where malaria is common.

Q. What are the different names of a malaria test?

A malaria test is also known by the names peripheral smear examination for the malarial parasite, malaria microscopy, and malaria parasite/blood parasite identification.

Q. Can I schedule an online booking for the Malarial Parasite Identification test in Bhubaneshwar near me?

Yes. In Bhubaneshwar, you can schedule the Malarial Parasite Identification test near you with Tata 1mg Labs. The test is easy to book, cost-effective, and available with a comprehensive report.

Q. Is the Malarial Parasite Identification test eligible for home sample collection in Bhubaneshwar?

Yes, the Malarial Parasite Identification test is eligible for home sample collection in Bhubaneshwar. With Tata 1mg Labs, you can schedule a test at your convenience, and select a date and time for sample collection that fits your schedule.

Q. What is the procedure to book the Malarial Parasite Identification test with Tata 1mg Labs in Bhubaneshwar?

The process to book the Malarial Parasite Identification test with Tata 1mg Labs in Bhubaneshwar is quite straightforward. To schedule a test online, follow these steps: 1). Go to the Lab Tests section on the Tata 1mg website. 2). Add your preferred test to the shopping cart. 3). Choose a time and day that works for you as long as you also take the essential prerequisites into account. 4). A confirmation notification will be sent to you with all the details once the booking is complete.

Q. How much does the Malarial Parasite Identification test cost in Bhubaneshwar?

We at Tata 1mg understand the importance of affordable healthcare and therefore provide lab tests at a pocket-friendly budget. The Malarial Parasite Identification test in Bhubaneshwar is available at Rs. 159.

Q. What is the estimated turnaround time for the results of the Malarial Parasite Identification test in Bhubaneshwar?

Tata 1mg Labs understands the importance of timely results and strives to deliver them quickly. On average, we deliver the results of the Malarial Parasite Identification test in Bhubaneshwar in 48 hours.
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