Turnaround Time: 4 hours
Type of tube needed:
- SST Serum Separated Tube
Tests included in this profile:
|Lipid Profile||Total Cholesterol, HDL, LDL, Total Cholesterol: HDL ratio, Non-HDL Cholesterol, Triglyceride|
Importance of the profile:
This test can indicate your risk of developing cardiovascular problems.
High cholesterol levels can cause your arteries to become blocked – leading to coronary heart disease, heart attack or stroke.
Finding out about high levels of cholesterol can help you to make the positive lifestyle and dietary changes needed to improve your chances of a long and healthy life.