HbA1c Testing in the laboratory. Definition of the HbA1C test. HBA1c is a blood test used to monitor blood sugar control in persons with diabetes mellitus. Diabetes is one of the commonest chronic metabolic diseases today. The central pathophysiology of diabetes is inadequate action of the hormone insulin. This is due to a lack of …
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Heart valves are the specialized flap or cusp-like structures inside the heart composed primarily of dense connective tissues that maintain the one-way flow of the blood inside the heart i.e., … Read more
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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 establishes the diagnosis of HIV infection or AIDS Disease. Testing procedure is based on NASCOP guidelines.