Accurate Medical Diagnostic Center (ACCUMED), Inc.
FIRST LAB Diagnostic Center

First Lab started its operations on March 4, 2012. It is open Monday through Saturday from 6:30am - 3:00pm.

Accumed Mabalacat

AccuMed Mabalacat Is located @ Lot 15, Block 10 MacArthur Highway, Mabiga, Mabalacat, Pampanga

ACCU - RENAL Dialysis Center

Accu-Renal started its operations on February 6, 2010. It is open Monday through Saturday from 7 am to 6 pm.


Test Preparation

Certain tests and procedures require special preparations.  Patients are advised to strictly follow these preparations to achieve accuracy of results.

Laboratory procedures:

FBS & Cholesterol:  Fasting for 6-8 hours

Lipid Profile (Cholesterol/Triglycerides/HDL&LDL): Fasting for 10-12 hours

OGTT 75 & 100 grams:  Fasting for 6-8 hours

 

Imaging Procedures:

Whole Abdomen Ultrasound:   Fasting for at least 6 hours

                                                 Patient must have full bladder prior to procedure

         

Upper Abdomen/Hepatobiliary/Pancreas Ultrasound:   Fasting for at least 6 hours

 

Lower Abdomen/KUB Ultrasound:   Patient must have full bladder prior to procedure

 

Pelvic (non-pregnant) Ultrasound:  Patient must have full bladder prior to procedure

 

Transvaginal (TVS) Ultrasound:  Patient must have an empty bladder prior to procedure

 

Transrectal (TRUS) Ultrasound:  Patient must defecate prior to the procedure

 

Chest Ultrasound:  Patient must present previous Chest X-ray film

 

Renal Doppler:

·         Fasting for at least 8 hours

·         Must not smoke for 1 days rpoior to procedure

·         Take 2 Dulcolax tablets after dinner on the night before the procedure

·         Take 1 Simethicone 40-80mg tablet 2 hours before the procedure

 

Dobutamine Stress Echo:

·         Fasting for at least 3 hours

·         Do not take Beta Blocker medications at least 1 day prior to the procedure

(Metoprolol, Bisoprolol, Carvedilol, Atenolol, Nevibolol among others)

·         Electrodes will be placed on your chest.  Male patients are advised to shave their chest area prior to the procedure

·         Patients are advised to wear comfortable clothes during the procedure

·         Patients must have an accompanying person during the procedure

 

Treadmill Stress Test/Treadmill Stress Echo:

·       Fasting for at least 3 hours

·       Patient must wear comfortable jogging attire and rubber shoes 

·       Electrodes will be placed on your chest.  Male patients are advised to shave their chest area prior to the procedure

·        Bring extra shirt

·        Towels and water are available at the Imaging Department, but patients may choose to bring their own

 

 

 

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