TestMedica Home Scan diagnostics are a quick and easy way to check for specific parameters in the urine. The detection of these parameters and their levels may be indicative of an abnormality or an infection.
•No need to take time off from work. No insurance copays.
•Private. In-home test results are not shared with anyone.
•Accurate. When used as directed, over 99%.
•Quick & easy. Just dip in urine and read results.
•Each package contains 2tests, except UTI which contains 5 tests.
Diabetes Home Scan
This test checks for glucose in the urine. Glucose in the urine is warning sign of diabetes
•17 million people have diabetes of which 5.9 million are undiagnosed.
•Diabetes was the sixth leading cause of death in 1999.
Kidney Home Scan
This test checks for protein in the urine. Protein is normally not found in the urine.
•Approximately 2.8 million adults have kidney trouble (1997)
•More females suffer from kidney disease than men.
•3.139 million chronic bladder conditions were diagnosed in 1996.
Urinary tract infection (UTI) Home Scan
This test checks for nitrite in the urine, which usually indicates a Urinary Tract Infection.
•8.318 million doctor visits (1997).
•11 percent of women annually self-report UTI incidence (2000)
Liver Home Scan
This test checks for bilirubin in the urine.
•Over 26,000 people die annually from chronic liver disease and cirrhosis.
•Cirrhosis, is the seventh leading disease-related cause of death in the US.
•There are approximately 3.5 million hepatitis C infections in the US.
•One in every 250 persons is a carrier of the hepatitis B virus.
•There are more than 200,000 new hepatitis B infections annually.
•Approximately 22,000 pregnant women are hepatitis B carriers annually.