What is blood sugar?
A blood glucose test or blood sugar test measures the amount of a sugar (glucose) in blood. Glucose is a major source of energy for most cells of the body, and it comes from foods rich in carbohydrates.
When you eat food rich in carbohydrates, they are converted into glucose in the body, which raises your blood glucose level.
What is a blood glucose test?
A blood glucose test measures the level of glucose in your blood. A normal blood test can be performed with a blood sample. However, a diabetic heart disease can be diagnosed with the help of an ECG or Electrocardiogram. If you have a family history of diabetes, consult the best ECG doctors in Jaipur Heart and Multispeciality Centre, and get your heart thoroughly checked.
Why is an ECG performed?
A doctor may recommend an ECG for patients with symptoms or family history of a heart disease. ECG can be performed for the following reasons-
- If you are a smoker
- If you are overweight
- You have diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure.
If you have any of the above conditions, then visit one of the ECG physicians in Jaipur Heart and Multispeciality Centre.
How is an ECG performed?
The ECG is a non-invasive procedure that is performed with 10 minutes and has no risks involved. This test measures the electrical activity generated by the heart at rest, and detects cardiac abnormalities.
During this procedure, 12 electrodes are attached to the skin on the chest, arms, and legs. The electrodes measure electrical signals from the heart and a machine records these signals, either on graph paper or on a screen.
At Heart and Multispeciality Centre, ECG procedures are performed by the top ECG doctors in Jaipur to get accurate results and proper diagnosis.