Cystatin C Test London
Please note the results will be available within 5 days due to the complexity of the sample.
*Please note that an additional £25 phlebotomy charge will be added to your bill. Free phlebotomy on orders over £300.
*Please note that if you want more than one for your appointment, you can choose an option when booking and pay for the rest in the clinic.
Cystatin C Biomarker Test
A Cystatin C test measures the amount of Cystatin C in blood to help diagnose any kidney complication. It can be used to calculate your glomerular filtration rate (GFR). Kidney disease symptoms include weight loss, poor appetite, signs of oedema, shortness of breath, tiredness, blood in urine, itchy skin, and others.
London Blood Tests offers its best services in London, UK, because we care about your health state and your satisfaction is our number one priority. In case, of any sight of kidney complications, please book one of our Cystatin C test.
Instant Cystatin C Test
The cystatin C test is a blood test used to assess kidney function. Cystatin C is a protein produced by cells throughout the body at a constant rate, and it is filtered out of the blood by the kidneys. Therefore, its levels in the blood can be used as a marker of how well your kidneys are functioning.
Private Cystatin C Test
You can book a Cystatin C Test online and come give your samples to any of our private.
What is Cystatin C and why is it important in the body
Cystatin C is a protein found in a variety of body fluids, such as the blood. It’s produced, filtered from the blood by the glomeruli, clusters of tiny blood cells in the kidneys that allow water, dissolved substances, and wastes to pass through their walls while retaining blood cells and proteins. After that, they’re broken down at a constant rate and it doesn’t return to the blood.
London Blood Tests offers the best services for Cystatin C test, because your health is the number one priority for us.
What are the factors that change the level of Cystatin C?
Factors that increase Cystatin C are obesity, alcohol, smoking, genetics, aging, chronic inflammation, and many others. Factors that decrease Cystatin C are hypothyroidism, bladder cancer, and genetics.
If the symptoms and factors may be familiar to you, we recommend booking a cystatin c test from our clinic, London Blood Tests
How to treat kidney issues?
Kidney issues can be treated with the right medication, but it’s also based on your lifestyle and Diet. So, a renal diet should do its thing and also exercise, lose weight, quit drinking alcohol, and stop smoking. London Blood Tests offers its best services, so please if you’re in need of a Cystatin C test, book a blood test.