Persistent cough that lasts for more than 3 weeks with the presence of blood or mucus is a warning sign for a deadliest infectious disease known as Tuberculosis (TB). TB bacteria spreads through air when someone with TB disease talks, coughs or sneezes.
It has been more than a year since we have been battling against the COVID-19 pandemic. The World Health Organization declared the rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreak a pandemic on 11 March 2020, acknowledging the spread of the virus to all countries across the globe.
Colorectal cancer, also called colon cancer, occurs in the colon or rectum. In Malaysia, colorectal cancer is the second most common cancer in male and third most common cancer in females. The mortality rate due to this cancer is increasing and it holds the fourth place in causing cancer death globally.
Health screening is an efficient way to detect diseases early, especially when there are no signs or symptoms of the diseases present. It is an important routine medical examination performed to ensure optimal health for everyone as it allows patients to have better control over their health.
The Covid-19 pandemic has been challenging and has caused significant impact to healthcare industry including Pantai Premier Pathology’s front liners. Nevertheless, our nation’s frontline heroes have continuously dedicated their time and energy to contain this global pandemic.
Since February 2020 until November 2020, Pantai Premier Pathology has performed 255,000 of Covid-19 PCR tests overall which make it 8.3% from the total Malaysia’s total Covid-19 PCR tests conducted throughout Malaysia.
The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a virus that targets the body’s immune system and weakens the individual’s defence against many infections and some types of cancer. HIV remains as a major public health issue globally, having infected an estimated 38 million lives at the end of 2019.
Since February 2020 until October 2020, Pantai Premier Pathology has performed 213,000 of Covid-19 PCR tests overall which make it 8.1% from the total Malaysia’s total Covid-19 PCR tests conducted throughout Malaysia.