Method of Collection:
Volume as mentioned on gel vacutainer (Yellow)
Days for reporting:
Male 80.00 200.00 mg/dl
Female 80.00 - 200.00 mg/dl
Why is the Test Done?
Adults should be tested once every five years or frequently if being treated for high cholesterol or have one more risk factors for heart disease. Children and adolescents with risk factors should also have their cholesterol level checked.
How to prepare for the Test:
Guidelines for Total Blood Cholesterol Levels on 11 to 12 hour fasting samples.