Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

urine test


Why you must not ignore intense thirst and frequent urination

August 04, 2022 11:09 am

As far as the symptoms are concerned people suffering from the problem can pass as large as 20 litres of urine per day, Dr Gupta said.

Summer health: Does dehydration alter the colour of urine?

May 26, 2022 10:41 am

Dehydration causes people to start feeling thirstier, have a dry mouth, dry lips, and they also start feeling more tired, and sometimes dizzy as well, said Dr Anuja Lakra

Cytomegalovirus in Covid-19 patients: Symptoms, diagnosis, treatment

June 30, 2021 1:29 pm

CMV is a double-stranded DNA virus and a member of the human herpesvirus family. It is a common viral infection in 50-100 per cent of humans worldwide, depending on the age and race of the population tested, said Dr Vipulroy Rathod, senior gastroenterologist

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Some common myths busted

September 15, 2020 4:40 pm

In order to reduce and prevent the dual burden of morbidity and cost of the disease, it is vital to create a mass awareness to bring about an early, timely diagnosis of prostate-related issues

Urine test could help prevent cervical cancer, finds study

April 30, 2019 2:50 pm

Cervical cancer is most common in women aged 30 to 35 years. However, the precancerous stage is detectable in the 5-10 years before this, when up to a third of women fail to attend for their smear test.

Urine test may detect breast cancer early, says researchers

June 13, 2015 1:05 pm

Currently, doctors have made breast cancer diagnosis by mammography or ultrasound and confirmed it with tissue samples.

Simple urine test detects how prone you are to kidney disease

July 31, 2011 4:51 pm

Patients would also benefit from serial kidney function monitoring and early treatments.

A simple urine test to detect prostate cancer 'on the anvil'

October 17, 2010 2:28 pm

Coming soon: A simple urine test to detect prostate cancer in men,say scientists.