Method of Collection:
Volume as mentioned on gel vacutainer (Yellow)
Days for reporting:
CHOLESTROL, SERUM (Enz. Colorimetric) 80.00 - 200.00 mg/dl
HDL CHOLESTEROL (Enz. Colorimetric) 30.00 - 60.00 mg/dl
TRIGLYCERIDES, SERUM (Enz. Colorimetric) 40.00 - 165.00 mg/dl
VLDL (Calculated) 24.00 - 45.00 mg/dl
LDL CHOLESTEROL (Enz.Colorimetric) 30.00 - 100.00
LDL / HDL RATIO (Calculated) 0.00 - 3.00
CHOLESTEROL / HDL RATIO (Calculated) 0.00 - 4.00
Why is the Test Done?
This panel of tests is done assess one's risk of cardiovascular disease and accordingly guide therapy. It includes: A lipid panel typically includes:
How to prepare for the Test:
The test requires a blood sample, which is drawn through a needle from a vein in your arm. You need to be fasting for at least 10-12 hrs before this test.