Proteinogram (electrophoresis)

Material: Blood
Price of the study: 35 PLN
Waiting time: result after 7 working days
Booking:

  • We perform the test without prior reservation. Check the working hours of the collection center

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Preparation for the study

General

  • The test material is blood.
  • The patient must be fasting, at least 12 hours after eating the last meal, unless otherwise instructed by the doctor (e.g., performing the test after a meal)
  • Only plain water or bitter (unsweetened) tea can be drunk before the test.
  • Do not drink coffee, flavored water, cola light/ cola "zero" drinks, energy drinks, juices.
  • Do not eat meals, snacks, fruits, vegetables, breath freshening candies, chew gum, smoke cigarettes.

Detailed for children

  • For children under 3 years of age, it is recommended to draw blood from half to one hour after feeding.

Detailed for infants

  • For children under 3 years of age, it is recommended to draw blood from half to one hour after feeding.

Detailed for patients 60 years and older

  • About 30 minutes before the test, it is recommended to consume water or bitter (unsweetened) tea.

Description

It allows to distinguish five basic groups of proteins: albumin, alpha1 globulin, alpha 2 globulin, beta globulin, gamma globulin.
Deviations from the norm in the test consist of changes in the quantity and percentage of individual fractions of proteins in the proteinogram and occur in many pathologies, including inflammatory conditions, systemic diseases, cancer, liver and kidney disorders and many other disease entities sometimes taking on a disease-specific picture.

Development and preparation of material (applies to contractors only)

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