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अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
कॉल सेंटर:  011-26589142

Diagnostic Facilities

The following endocrine tests are routinely performed in the division:

  • Growth Hormone Provocative Testing and GH assay for diagnosis of growth hormone deficiency
  • Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone agonist stimulation for disorders with puberty
  • ACTH stimulation testing for adrenal insufficiency
  • Low and high dose dexamethasone stimulation test for hypercortisolism
  • Water Deprivation and Vasopressin challenge test for suspected diabetes insipidus
  • HbA1c and Urinary microalbumin point of care tests for children with diabetes
  • 17OHP (for diagnosis and monitoring of children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia)
  • Molecular genetic testing for the following conditions:
    • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, 21-hydroxylase deficiency type (in association with Genetics division, Dept of Pediatrics AIIMS)
    • Neonatal diabetes (in association with Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust)
    • Congenital hyperinsulinemic hypoglycaemia (in association with Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust)
    • Growth hormone deficiency (in association with Dept of Anatomy, AIIMS)
    • Panhypopituitarism (in association with Dept of Anatomy, AIIMS)
    • Early onset obesity (in association with Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge)
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