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Purpose of Test
Our liver produces a protein and mixes it with our blood which is called albumin. This test is conducted to know the level of this albumin in our body. It is a protein which nourishes our tissue and also helps I n transportation of hormones, vitamins, drugs and calcium throughout the body, hence it is an important component to be taken care of.
NORMAL TEST RESULTS
It usually varies from laboratory to laboratory and patient to patient. The normal result ranges generally from 3.4 to 5.4 g/dL. If you get result in this range then it indicates that you are free from any kind of abnormal or diseased condition.
Reasons Behind Abnormal Results
- A low level of albumin indicates that you are suffering from the liver of kidney diseases.
- Whereas a high level of albumin may be a result of dehydration or high protein diet.
How Test Performed
This test is performed by taking a blood sample from your body which is later examined in the laboratory. This test may require preparations prior to the test like stopping the use of medicines containing components like anabolic acids, androgens or insulin. This may depend on your doctor or consultant.