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Diabetic. Test recommended for complete health checkup?

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I would like my mother to undergo a complete health checkup. She is diabetic. I want her to undergo Heart related tests (she gets tired soon), thyroid, diabetes and other vital organs test. Please suggest and I would like to avail discounts if available for XXXXXXX employees. But it should be a thorugh checkup.
Posted Sun, 9 Jun 2013 in Medicines and Side Effects
Answered by Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar 43 minutes later

The following are the tests recommended for your mother.

1) Hemogram
2) Lipid profile
3) Liver function tests
4) Kidney function tests / Renal function tests including Calcium
5) Serum Vit D
6) Serum Vit B12
7) TMT
8) 2 - D ECHO
9) Urine routine
10) HbA1C
11) FBS and PPBS.

Flu and Pneumonia vaccinations are to be done every one year and five years respectively.

This is a comprehensive list. Let me know if you have any queries.
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