Collection from Noida & Indirapuram, Ghaziabad
Purpose of Test
It is a test which is used for measuring the cholesterol of a patient that will help in analyzing the heart health. This test is done mostly of the individuals who ages more than 18. As this test examines the working of heart this is an important test to be performed and tested.
NORMAL TEST RESULTS
The normal results vary according to the patient’s age and gender and is evaluated keeping all these factors in mind. If the results satisfy a given range then the results are said to be positive and the patient is free from heart diseases at the present stage.
Reasons Behind Abnormal Results
If the range doesn’t satisfies a particular range then the result is said to be negative which may be due to or may cause the following complications:-
- Severe heart disease or probability of heart attack
- Abnormal increase in cholesterol
- Over fatty diet or obesity
How Test Performed
This test is performed by taking blood sample of the patient. Blood is taken out from the patient’s body by a process called as venipuncture which is then examined and tested in laboratory. In this test usually the patient is not asked to fast but however he/she may be asked to avoid few medications before the test for getting accurate results.