A-Z Lab Tests

Cervical Cancer Screening in Kenya

What is cervical cancer? The cervix is the lowermost part of the uterus( womb). It can be regarded as the opening of the uterus. It plays a critical role in the normal functioning of the reproductive system of a woman. When cancer (disordered, uncontrolled, unregulated unstoppable growth of abnormal cells) occurs in this region it’s …

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Covid-19 Molecular Test (RT PCR)

Test Principle This test identifies  portions of RNA from the SARS-COV2 virus. THis  the gold standard in diagnosis of covid19. Click here for more information Diseases /Conditions : Covid-19 Sample: Nasopahryngeal (NS) Swab – Preferred Oropharyngeal Swab Test Type: Molecular Test (Real Time Polymerase Chain Reaction). Also referred to as Nucleic Acid Amplification Test(NAAT) Equipment: …

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Fasting Blood Sugar

Average Cost: Please click here to view the current prices for laboratory tests in Kenya Test Name: Fasting Blood Sugar Level or more accurately referred to as fasting blood glucose level. Diseases /Conditions : Diabetes Mellitus type 1 and Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 Used in both diagnosis and monitoring of treatment. Sample: Whole Blood – …

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Helicobacter Pylori (H.Pylori) Tests

This test is used to confirm colonization of the gastric mucosa by the bacteria Helicobacter Pylori. It detects bacterial antigens in stool and when positive indicates an active infection. H. Pylori has been associated with over 95% of hyperacidity conditions.

HIV Testing In Kenya

HIV testing in Kenya establishes the diagnosis of HIV infection or AIDS Disease. Testing procedure is based on NASCOP guidelines.