The Serum Creatinine test measures amount of creatinine in your blood. There are several factors due to which creatinine is broken down- stress, fatigue or some other reason. The waste product generated due to this breakdown process is called creatinine and this is excreted out of your system with the help of your kidneys.
In case of kidney dysfunction, your body will contain higher amount of creatinine. To monitor kidney.
The procedure for the test is similar to a blood test. Area from your arm will be cleaned and a tight bandage will be tied above your elbow region. A needle will be inserted in the vein of your arm to draw slight amount of blood. Sample of your blood is examined using pathological testing.