Test should be taken in the morning, i.e. between 7:40 a.m. and 9:00 a.m.,
Fasting – eat your last meal on the day before the test not later than at 6 p.m.
In the morning before the test, drink a glass of still water,
Be well rested – come to the blood test after an all-night rest,
Avoid physical exertion for at least 12 hours before blood collection,
Rest before the test – about 15 minutes in a sitting position before having the test taken,
If you take any medicine on a regular basis, consult your doctor to see if it will affect the results of your tests and whether you may take it after the examination.
Before the examination, the patient should avoid significant physical exertion or long walks,
At least one day before the planned collection of the urine, it is recommended to refrain from sexual intercourse,
During the premenstrual period and during menstruation, consideration should be given to whether the study should not be postponed,
Use special disposable container – available from your doctor or treatment room,
Wash your hands before taking a urine sample, followed by the opening of the urethra
In the container urinate from the so-called. “middle stream”: – the first small amount of urine should be returned to the toilet, – then urinate in a container, – the final portion of urine should be returned to the toilet,
Close the urine sample container tightly,
Provide a urine sample to our Treatment Room as soon as possible,
If you can not deliver the container immediately, put it in the refrigerator and bring it for examination within 2-3 hours,
NOTE: If you are unable to urinate into a vessel (e.g. a patient who is bedridden), urine should be taken into a special plastic bag that is fitted in such a way as to cover the outer urethra. Pouches are available in pharmacies.
Before the test, get a sterile stool container available in pharmacies,
Use the attached spatula to put the sample into the container,
take the test material from different parts of the same stool,
The feces sample taken for testing should be the size of a walnut,
Secure the sample and deliver it to the Treatment Room as soon as possible,
The test is performed during a standard diet – not during the period of reduced /abundant meals.