Equipment

DEXA scan and BIA:

  • DEXA scan:- (lunar –DPXIQ ) for measuring bone mineral density in lumbar, forearm and femur neck for pediatric and adult patients. This apparatus can also measure body mineral content &body fat. 
  • BIA (TINITA) for measuring body composition & percentage of body fat in different parts of the body & detect body water content of pediatric and adult cases 
  • Digital Blood pressure measure apparatus. 

Investigational department:

ELISA for hormonal analysis of the following:

  • T3 (Total) 
  • T4 (Total)
  • TSH 
  • Free T3 
  • Free T4 
  • FSH
  • LH 
  • Testosterone
  • Estrogen (E2 ) 
  • Progesterone
  • 17 Oh progesterone
  • DHEA
  • Serum Insulin
  • C-peptide 
  • HBA1C
  • ACTH 
  • Cortisol
  • PTH
  • DPD 
  • Osteocalcin 
  • Prolactin 
  • Serum Osmolarity

The following tests are performed in the hormonal laboratory:

  • Growth hormone provocation test by exercise and insulin administration.
  • oral glucose tolerance test.
  • Water Deprivation test. 
  • Dexamethazone suppression test.

The following laboratory apparatus are present in the hormonal laboratory in endocrinology unit:- 
ELISA

  • refrigerator to keep sample at -70o
  • Blood sugar analyzer. 
  • Osmometer. 
  • Electrolyte analyzer for sodium & potassium in urine &blood. 
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