An ascitic tap is a medical procedure where a needle is used to drain fluid that is trapped in an internal body cavity, most commonly the abdomen (belly). Abdominal tap, or paracentesis, is a procedure to remove excess fluid from the abdominal cavity, which is the area between the abdominal wall and the spine. Excess fluid in the abdomen is called ascites.
No special preparation is needed for Ascitic Asparate Automated Ascitic Fluid. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Ascitic Asparate Automated Ascitic Fluid. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
|UNISEX||All age groups||< 500 leukocytes/microlitre|
|UNISEX||All age groups||> 1.1g/dl|
|UNISEX||All age groups||> 2.5 g/dl|
|UNISEX||All age groups||< 250|