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Tsukuba Medical Center

305-8558-1 Amakubo, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture 3-1

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TEL.029-851-3511(representative)

FAX. 029-858-2773(representative)

Course/Price

Optional inspection

Click on the test name to see the details of the test.

Please note that the contents and prices listed are subject to change or termination without notice.

Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy (gastroscope)

Price/6,600 yen (tax included)
It cannot be added to the preventive health checkup for lifestyle-related diseases of the Japan Health Insurance Association (Kyokai Kenpo) or general health checkup.It is necessary to change the course to one-day dock or two-day dock.

At our health checkup center, we have introduced a relatively painless gastroscope that is inserted through the nose.
If you wish, you can change the usual "upper gastrointestinal X-ray examination (barium)" to "upper gastrointestinal endoscopy (gastroscope)" at the above additional charge.
*Oral administration is also possible.

If you change to "upper gastrointestinal tract endoscopy (gastroscope)", there will be no refund for non-implementation of "upper gastrointestinal X-ray examination (barium)".In addition, you may not be able to take some tests, such as when the capacity has been reached or when you apply through a specific organization.

Depending on the doctor's system, we may limit reservations.

Please see here for the detail.

Reservation for upper gastrointestinal endoscopy (gastroscopy)

Eligible persons Those who receive one-day and two-day checkups
Recommended Those over 80 years old, those who have had a gastrectomy, and those who have exercise restrictions
How to apply Please apply by phone in advance.
However, it will be closed as soon as it reaches the capacity.
Result report On the day, the endoscopist will explain.

pylori antibody (blood test)

Price/2,200 yen (tax included)

The involvement (infection) of Helicobacter pylori is said to contribute to the onset of gastric cancer and the difficulty in healing gastroduodenal ulcers.It is said that one in two Japanese people is infected.

<Caution>
It is not suitable for those who have undergone eradication treatment or for the purpose of determining eradication.The accuracy of the test can be affected by the medications you are taking.

Eligible persons Those undergoing courses with blood sampling (excluding special medical examinations)
Recommended Those who have a history of gastric disease in the family, those who have never checked for the presence of Helicobacter pylori in the past
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report On the day, the public health nurse will explain.
The results of courses without an interview will be mailed at a later date.

Hepatitis C virus antibody (blood test)

Price/3,300 yen (tax included)

There are many types of viral hepatitis, such as A, B, C, and D, depending on the virus that causes it.In Japan, there are a large number of people infected with type C virus, and many patients undergo the process of chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis, and liver cancer. Most people with type C virus-positive liver disease are asymptomatic.

Antibody to hepatitis C virus is included in the inspection items in the one-day checkup standard course at our health checkup center, but it may not be included in the inspection items depending on the contracted organization.

Eligible persons Those undergoing courses with blood sampling (excluding special medical examinations)
*May be included in basic items.
Recommended people (excluding special medical examinations) We recommend that everyone be tested at least once.
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report We will explain this at the interview on the day.
The results of courses without an interview will be mailed at a later date.

Vascular endothelial function test

Price/3,850 yen (tax included)

In the early stages of arteriosclerosis, the function of vascular endothelial cells is said to decline.Vascular endothelial function test (FMD) is a test that can detect arteriosclerosis at an early stage.

Inspection method The arm is avascularized (compressed) for 5 minutes, and the thickness of the blood vessels before and after is examined by ultrasound.The inspection takes about 15 minutes.
Eligible persons Those who undergo courses other than regular health checkups and women's checkups
Recommended Those who are concerned about arteriosclerosis and lifestyle habits
How to apply Please apply by phone in advance.
(If there is room in the capacity, you can apply on the day.)
Result report On the day of the event, a public health nurse or registered dietician will explain and hand over the result report.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

Precautions

  • I can't do the arm that had the lymph nodes removed due to breast cancer. (However, contralateral arm is acceptable)
  • Dialysis cannot do an arm with a shunt. (However, contralateral arm is acceptable)
  • Persons taking anticoagulants may develop purpura due to avascularization.

blood pressure plethysmography

Price/3,300 yen (tax included)

You can measure your current arteriosclerosis. (Inspection time is about 5 minutes)
Arteriosclerosis occurs in everyone with age, but there are large individual differences, and lifestyle habits such as diet and lack of exercise are closely related to its progression.
Early detection and treatment are important to prevent serious illness.

Eligible persons Those who undergo a course with a doctor's consultation, those who undergo a general medical examination
*From fiscal 2023, those who undergo general medical examinations are also eligible.
Recommended Those with hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia, smoking history, or metabolic syndrome
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report On the day of the event, a public health nurse or registered dietician will explain and hand over the result report.The results of courses without an interview will be mailed at a later date.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

carotid ultrasound

Price/5,500 yen (tax included)

This is an ultrasound test to check for arteriosclerosis in the carotid arteries (blood vessels that carry blood to the brain).
Atherosclerosis is determined when the walls of arteries become thick.As arteriosclerosis progresses in the carotid arteries, the arteries become narrower and blood flow to the brain worsens, leading to cerebral infarction.
Carotid arteriosclerosis is also an indicator of systemic arteriosclerosis.Early detection of arteriosclerosis and prevention of progression can prevent serious diseases such as cerebral infarction and myocardial infarction.

Eligible persons Those who undergo one-day, two-day, and general medical examinations
Recommended Those with hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia, smoking history, or metabolic syndrome
How to apply Please apply by phone in advance.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

NT-proBNP (human brain natriuretic peptide precursor) (blood test)

Price/3,300 yen (tax included)

Heart disease has been on the rise in recent years and is the second leading cause of death in Japan.
By measuring the blood concentration, early detection of heart diseases such as heart failure and cardiac hypertrophy becomes possible.

Eligible persons Those undergoing courses with blood sampling (excluding special medical examinations)
Recommended Those who are worried about heart disease
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report We will explain this at the interview on the day.
The results of courses without an interview will be mailed at a later date.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

small dense LDL cholesterol (super bad cholesterol) (blood test)

Price/3,960 yen (tax included)

A high level of bad (LDL) cholesterol increases the risk of atherosclerotic diseases such as myocardial infarction and cerebral infarction.Among the bad guys, sd LDL, which is small in size, is particularly prone to arteriosclerosis and is called a "super bad guy."Even if the bad guys are not high, you need to be careful if the ratio of super bad guys is high.A blood test can check for very bad cholesterol.

Eligible persons Those undergoing courses with blood sampling (excluding special medical examinations)
Recommended ・High blood pressure, triglycerides, and blood sugar.
・There is visceral fat obesity.
・If you or a family member has had angina pectoris or myocardial infarction.
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report On the day of the event, a public health nurse or registered dietician will explain and hand over the result report.If you do not have an interview, we will send it to you at a later date.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

Sleep apnea syndrome simple test

Price/8,800 yen (tax included)

Sleep apnea syndrome is a disease in which breathing stops during sleep, which causes various problems in daily life.This test determines the severity of your apnea or hypopnea and tells you if you need further work-up.

Inspection method It is a test that can be performed at home, just by putting on a portable measuring device "portable breathing monitor" at bedtime and resting.The breathing condition, snoring, blood oxygen level, etc. are recorded during one night's sleep, and the presence or absence of sleep breathing disorder (apnea, etc.) is checked.
Eligible persons Those who take all courses
Recommended Those with symptoms such as snoring, daytime drowsiness, headache or sluggishness upon waking, breathing stops during sleep, and repeated trips to the bathroom.Those who have or have been pointed out to have obesity, diabetes, or high blood pressure.
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report After returning the dedicated inspection equipment, it will be mailed in about one month.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

Sputum cytology (XNUMX-day method)

Price/3,850 yen (tax included)

Lung cancer is expected to eventually become the leading cause of death among malignant tumors.Lung cancer occurs more often in smokers.
People whose lung cancer risk index = number of cigarettes per day x number of years of smoking is 1 or more are particularly at risk.

Inspection method Sputum (collected sputum for 3 days)
Eligible persons Those who take all courses
Recommended Those with a lung cancer risk index of over 400, those who have seen bloody sputum in the last XNUMX months, those who have a history of smoking, those who are concerned about lung cancer
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

Visceral fat measurement

Price/3,850 yen (tax included)

Visceral fat is easier to accumulate than subcutaneous fat, but it is easier to lose with exercise and diet.Public health nurses and registered dietitians will support you on what to do to reduce visceral fat.

Inspection method Lie down on your bed on an empty stomach and attach the machine to your abdomen.Inspection time is about 5 minutes.
Eligible persons Those who undergo courses other than regular health checkups, special health checkups, and women's health checkups
Recommended Those with a waist circumference of 66 cm or more and 120 cm or less who are concerned about visceral fat
How to apply Please apply by phone in advance.
Result report On the day of the event, a public health nurse or registered dietician will explain and hand over the result report.

Precautions

  • Patients with pacemakers cannot be tested.
  • Persons with artificial arms or legs cannot be tested.
  • If there is metal in the body, it cannot be measured accurately.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

Mammography

Fee: 3,300 direction 6,600 yen (tax included) XNUMX directions XNUMX yen (tax included)

This is an X-ray test that takes pictures of the breast. This test makes it easy to see tumors (lumps) and mammary gland distortion, especially calcifications that are difficult to detect with breast ultrasound. We cannot accept patients who have had a pacemaker inserted or who have had breast implants.

Eligible persons Those who receive a women's checkup
Recommended It is recommended that women over the age of 40 see a doctor once every two years.
1 directions
Target age 50 years and over
2 directions
Target age 40-49 years old
How to apply Please apply on the day.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

Breast ultrasonography

Price/4,400 yen (tax included)

Ultrasound (echo) is used to check for lesions within the breast. This test makes it easy to find small tumors (lumps) that are only a few millimeters in size, and makes it easy to understand the nature of the tumor. Unlike mammography (X-ray examination), there is no radiation exposure, so the examination can be repeated, and even pregnant women can undergo it. 

Eligible persons Those who receive a women's checkup
Recommended all women
How to apply Please apply on the day.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

HPV (human papillomavirus)-DNA test

Price/4,950 yen (tax included)

High-risk types of human papillomavirus (HPV) are the cause of cervical cancer. By performing an HPV-DNA test at the same time as a cytology test, it is possible to detect the early stages of infection, where cells have not yet changed. If both the HPV-DNA test and cytology test are negative, the risk of developing cervical cancer is low at this point.

Inspection method There is no pain because the collection is performed at the same time as the cervical cytology.
*The HPV-DNA test cannot be taken separately as it will be added to the cytological test.
Eligible persons Those who undergo cervical cancer screening
Recommended all women
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

Transvaginal ultrasound examination NEW 2024.4.1 ~

Price/3,520 yen (tax included)

The condition of the uterus, ovaries, etc. is observed using an ultrasound examination. In recent years, uterine cancer and ovarian cancer have been on the rise. These diseases rarely show symptoms, so this test is useful for early detection of abnormalities.

Eligible persons Those who undergo cervical cancer screening 
Recommended all women
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

simple visual field test

Price/1,650 yen (tax included)

This is a glaucoma test that takes about 5 minutes.

Eligible persons Those who take all courses
Recommended Those worried about glaucoma
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report A report will be handed to you on the same day.
The results of courses without an interview will be mailed at a later date.

Precautions

If you have strong myopia, please do not forget to bring your glasses or contact lenses as they will be examined.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

PSA [prostate cancer test] (blood test)

Price/4,180 yen (tax included)

The prevalence of prostate cancer was previously thought to be high in Europe and the United States and low in Japan.However, due to differences in lifestyles such as diet after the war, the cancer mortality rate has shown an accelerating upward trend.

Inspection method blood test, questionnaire
Eligible persons Those undergoing courses with blood sampling (excluding special medical examinations)
Recommended Men over 45
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report We will explain this at the interview on the day.
The results of courses without an interview will be mailed at a later date.

Brain MRI/brain MRA examination

Price/22,000 yen (tax included)

MRI (brain parenchyma imaging) and MRA (cerebral angiography) lead to early detection and prevention of stroke risk factors.

"For those who undergo MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) examination"Please be sure to read in advance.

Eligible persons Those who undergo one-day, two-day, general health checkups, and cardio/vascular checkups
Recommended People over the age of 40 who have high blood pressure, diabetes, lipid abnormalities, obesity, arrhythmia, drink a lot of alcohol, smoke cigarettes, or have a family member who has had a stroke.
How to apply Please apply by phone in advance.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

forgetfulness test

Price/16,500 yen (tax included)

It includes a cognitive function test conducted with a public health nurse and a VSRAD (MRI) test to examine the degree of hippocampal atrophy.
Forgetfulness, a natural aging phenomenon of the brain, does not affect daily life.On the other hand, one of the early symptoms of dementia is forgetfulness.It is said that dementia is difficult to notice on your own, and recovery is difficult once it progresses. If you think, "Maybe...", please take this opportunity to have a medical examination.

"For those who undergo MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) examination"Please be sure to read in advance.

Eligible persons People between the ages of 54 and 86 who are undergoing a one-day medical checkup, a two-day medical checkup, a brain checkup, or a general health checkup.
Recommended Those aged 65 and over, those who are recently concerned about forgetfulness, and those who have been pointed out by people around them that they are forgetful
How to apply Please apply by phone in advance.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

Bone strength measurement

Price/1,650 yen (tax included)

Diagnosis using ultrasound makes it possible to measure the elderly and pregnant women.
We recommend evaluation by measuring bone strength (bone elasticity) to prevent bedridden life due to bone fractures and to maintain and improve quality of life.

Eligible persons Those who take all courses
Recommended Everyone
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report A report will be handed to you on the same day.

Precautions

Those over 80 years old are reference values.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

39 types of allergies (blood test)

Price/13,750 yen (tax included)

Eggs, milk, grains, crustaceans, legumes, meat, fish, fruits, sesame, house dust, animals, insects, trees, grasses, weeds, fungi, occupational allergens, etc. can be checked at once. can.

Eligible persons Those undergoing courses with blood sampling (excluding special medical examinations)
Recommended ・Those who want to check major food allergens, seasonal pollen, and indoor allergens all at once
・ Those who are concerned about allergies
・Persons with family allergies
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report It will be mailed in about 3 weeks.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

Insomnograph (sleep brain wave test)

Fee/¥24,200

Are you having trouble sleeping?Poor sleep not only reduces the quality of daily life, but also increases the risk of lifestyle-related diseases and dementia.
Insomnograph is an electroencephalogram test during sleep at home to evaluate sleep time, sleep quality, sleep disorders, sleep apnea syndrome, etc., and a specialist will give advice on how to improve sleep.

Eligible persons Those who take all courses
Recommended ・Those who have trouble sleeping
I do not sleep well I feel sleep deprived I feel sleepy during the day
・ Those who are worried about sleep disorders such as sleep apnea
・ Those who want to check sleep in detail
・ Those who want to know how to improve sleep that suits them
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report Please check the dedicated web page after about 3 weeks.

*Detailed explanationInsomnograph (sleep brain wave test).

Locomotive checkup NEW 2024.4.1 ~

   Price/3,300 yen (tax included)

Locomotive syndrome (=locomotive syndrome) is a condition in which the functions of bones, joints, muscles, etc. deteriorate.
As the disease progresses, movements such as standing and walking become difficult, increasing the risk of needing nursing care in the future.
By checking the condition of locomotive syndrome from an early stage and taking measures such as exercise and diet, locomotive syndrome can be prevented and improved.

Inspection method ① Locomotive 25 (XNUMX questions regarding physical condition and living situation)
② Standing test (standing up from a certain height with one or both legs to determine the degree of locomotive motion)
③2-step test (measuring stride length and evaluating walking ability such as lower limb strength and balance)
④ Lower limb muscle strength measurement (use Locomo Scan to measure lower limb muscle strength age)
Eligible persons Those who undergo a one-day medical checkup
Recommended Those who feel a decline in physical strength
People who lack exercise
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report On the day, a public health nurse will give you an explanation and give you a results report.

*Detailed explanationIntroduction of optional inspectionis also available.

Intestinal flora test NEW 2024.4.1 ~

  Price/16,500 yen (tax included)
 
You can examine the status of intestinal bacteria that are associated with various diseases such as lifestyle-related diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure, as well as colon cancer and immune function.

Inspection method Stool collection using a special test kit
Eligible persons Those who take all courses
Recommended ・Those who are worried about stomach symptoms
・People who tend to have disordered lifestyle habits
・People who are interested in beauty and diet
・Those who want to improve their immune function
How to apply Please call in advance or apply on the day.
Result report It will be mailed in about a month.

Detailed explanationIntestinal flora test.

Inquiries to Tsukuba General Health Checkup Center

TEL.029-856-3500