With the introduction of OSOM pregnancy test, the medicine has gifted women a great method of testing pregnancy. The HCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin) hormone is rapidly released by the developing placenta into the blood and circulates all over the body of a pregnant woman.
The hormone is also found in the urine and hence, the quantity of the hormone present in the urine will help you confirm the pregnancy. The OSOM hCG Combo Test is a rapid immunoassay that makes a qualitative test of HCG hormone in serum or urine.
This is done as an aid to detect an early pregnancy. The test makes use of monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies to hCG.
Using OSOM is the professional way of testing for pregnancy in hospitals and clinical laboratories. You can even carry the device to your home to test it yourself.
The OSOM hCG test devices should be stored at room temperature. 15 to 30 Degree Celsius is the appropriate range preferred. Ensure that it is kept out of direct sunlight.
Never freeze these devices and use them before they reach the expiry dates for accurate results. These devices can be believed to be stable only till the time they don’t reach their expiry dates.
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