Lipid Profile

About the test

A lipid profile test is conducted to determine the levels of various types of lipids in the body. The lipids are not only structural components but also act as a reservoir of energy in the body. 

Why get tested?

What does it do?

The test is usually conducted to

  • Evaluate the risk of cardiovascular diseases
  • Monitor the improvement in patients undergoing the treatment for cardiovascular diseases
  • Track the fluctuating levels of lipids in patients who are undergoing a medical treatment

What it measures?

A lipid profile test measures the level of cholesterol (Low-Density Lipoprotein (LDL) and High-Density Lipoprotein (HDL)) and triglycerides. Other lipids whose levels may be checked include Very-low-density lipoprotein (VLDL), non-HDL cholesterol, and the ratio of total cholesterol to HDL cholesterol.

This test includes

  • Total Cholesterol
  • HDL Cholesterol
  • Triglycerides
  • VLDL Cholesterol
  • LDL/HDL Cholesterol Ratio
  • Non - HDL Cholesterol
  • Total Cholesterol/ HDL cholesterol ratio
  • LDL CHOLESTEROL - DIRECT

Preparations

  • For conducting a cholesterol test, the doctor may ask the patient to not eat for at least eight to twelve hours before the test.
  • He may consume water.
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Lipid Profile

Thyrocare-Sarai Khalil
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Thyrocare-Sarai Khalil

Lipid Profile

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400

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185

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Sarai Khalil New Delhi

2Km

Metropolis Health Care - Vikas Marg
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Metropolis Health Care - Vikas Marg

Lipid Profile

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700

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Vikas Marg New Delhi

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Apollo Spectra-Karol Bagh

Lipid Profile

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New Rohtak Road New Delhi

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