Welcome to healthcaremagic.com.A nerve conduction study
(NCS) is a test that measures the speed and strength of electrical activity in a nerve. The test can gather information about the structure and function of both muscle and nerve.
Nerve conduction studies are often done along with :: electromyography
(EMG). NCS is most often done to:
* Aid in diagnosing the cause of pain, cramping, numbness
, or weakness
* Determine if nerves are working properly
* Distinguish between muscle and nerve disorders
* Monitor if a nerve is recovering from injury
.Most big corporate as well as specialised hospitals offfer this study as an outpatient procedure.In India-AIIMS,NIMHANS,VINHANS offer.Insurance -you have to ask individual companies as different companies have different criteria.