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Microbiome Screening Test in Victoria Identify Microbes in Your Gut That Might Be Affecting You

by Kriben Govender Health Advisor
The unique collection of trillion of microorganisms (bacteria, fungi, viruses, and other single-celled organisms) in the body is known as Microbiome, which plays a vital part in the wellness of an individual.

There are many well-established and reputed laboratories in Victoria, Australia that carries out analysis of your stool samples to screen bacteria in your body. Here is what you should know about the microbiome screening procedures before you try them in Victoria.

What is Microbiome screening test?

In recent studies conducted across the world, scientists have found that changes in the microbial ecosystem of the body can be linked to different types of medical conditions.

The microbiome screening analysis is carried out by well-established and reputed laboratories in Victoria for providing vital information on different types of bacteria your gut. It can help you and your doctors to effectively manage certain gut conditions such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Crohn’s disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), and ulcerative colitis.

How Microbiome screening tests work?

You have to request a microbiome test by answer few questions online (at the website of screening laboratory in Victoria). You will receive a sample collection kit in few business days in a discreet package. Clear instructions that are printed inside the kit will help you to collect the stool sample efficiently. 

The collection of the sample can be easily carried out in the comfort of your home. You have to put the sample in the prepaid envelop and drop it in the nearest mailbox. The samples are collected by professionals for carrying out the microbiome Stool Test in Victoria at certified microbiome laboratory.

The stool sample is analysed in the laboratory using the latest microbiome sequencing technology for the purpose of discovering the types of bacteria that live in your gut.

Detailed clinical report

After the analysis is completed, you will receive a detailed report with complete information on bacteria associated with specific infections and your gut conditions. Your doctor will use the information for gaining vital insight into your gut health that can help them to determine a diagnosis of your illness.

The clinical report contains information on presence of specific pathogenic bacteria in your microbiome that may be responsible for the certain illness.

  •  The detailed report helps doctors to find out the relationship between your gut condition and your microbiome.
  •  Many testing laboratories provide vital information in the detail report on how your diet and lifestyle affect the microorganism population in your microbiome, which includes probiotics in the gut and unique association between your weight and the microbiome.
  • Some laboratory provides diversity score in their detailed clinic report of the microbiome screening test. The diversity score effectively indicates how your microbiome compares to healthy participants from the largest microbiome research dataset of the world.

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About Kriben Govender Freshman   Health Advisor

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