Screening test to aid in diagnosis of asthma, bronchitis and some types of pneumonia. Currently treatment decisions in asthma are governed by clinical assessment and spirometry. Sputum eosinophil, being a marker of airway inflammation, can serve as a tool for assessing severity and response to treatment in asthma patients.
No special preparation is needed for Eosinophils Smear Microscopy Sputum. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Eosinophils Smear Microscopy Sputum. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
|UNISEX||All age groups||> 10% Eosinophils indicate positive result|