The key to lifelong health lies in disease prevention and health maintenance, and the key to prevention is assessment.
Microcirculation Analysis or nailfoldcapillaroscopy, is widely used for the early diagnosis, prediction as well as prognosis for a variety of clinical diseases by detecting microcirculation changes. It allows the nailfold capillaries to be visualized and it is a useful aid to the differential diagnosis of Raynaud phenomenon or other undifferentiated connective tissue disease. Researches have shown that changes in the nailfold microcirculation can be one of the main manifestations of many disorders.
The test indicates the presence of:
Cardiovascular Conditions (e.g. Hypertension / Stroke)
Scleroderma, a.k.a. Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus