Lipidogram(CHOL,HDL,LDL,TG) - lipid profile

Material: Blood
Study price: PLN 36.00
Waiting time for the result: result no later than the next working day
Booking:

  • We perform the test without prior reservation. Check the working hours of the collection center

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Preparation for the study

General

  • The test material is blood.
  • The patient must be fasting, at least 12 hours after eating the last meal, unless otherwise instructed by the doctor (e.g., performing the test after a meal)
  • Only plain water or bitter (unsweetened) tea can be drunk before the test.
  • Do not drink coffee, flavored water, cola light/ cola "zero" drinks, energy drinks, juices.
  • Do not eat meals, snacks, fruits, vegetables, breath freshening candies, chew gum, smoke cigarettes.

Detailed for children

  • For children under 3 years of age, it is recommended to draw blood from half to one hour after feeding.

Detailed for infants

  • For children under 3 years of age, it is recommended to draw blood from half to one hour after feeding.

Detailed for patients 60 years and older

  • About 30 minutes before the test, it is recommended to consume water or bitter (unsweetened) tea.

Important

Before the blood draw, avoid consuming excessive fat, do not take cholesterol-lowering drugs unless otherwise instructed by your doctor.

Description

Fats are transported in the blood in protein-bound form (lipoproteins). LDL-low-density lipoproteins.
Significance of the study: assessment of the risk of atherosclerosis and its consequences such as stroke
and myocardial infarction. To monitor treatment with cholesterol-lowering drugs.
Abnormal values: in overweight people, type II diabetes, alcohol abuse,
in hypertension, family propensity for high LDL values, in women protective effect of estrogen.
An essential component of the cell membrane.
Some hormones and bile acids are formed on its basis. It is included in the composition of gallstones. Produced mainly in the liver.
Deposits on the walls of vessels, causing atherosclerosis. In the blood as >HDL and >LDL-cholesterol.
Importance of the test: assessment of fat metabolism, assessment of the risk of atherosclerosis, analysis of the composition of gallstones (examination of deposits).

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