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Cholesterol Test

What is Cholesterol Test?

Cholesterol Total test is performed on a sample of blood to measure level of Total Cholesterol in blood.It is performed to confirm Cardiovascular Disease and Disordered Lipid Metabolism and also during treatment and after treatment of Cardiovascular Disease and Disordered Lipid Metabolism.
Also known as

Serum Cholesterol, Sr. Cholesterol, Cholesterol Total

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Preparation for Cholesterol Test

Inform your doctor if you are on any medications, have any allergies or underlying medical conditions before your Cholesterol Test. Your doctor will give specific instructions depending on your condition on how to prepare for Cholesterol Test. You need to be fasting at least 10 to 12 hours before this test.

Procedure for Cholesterol Test

Cholesterol Test is done using Enzymatic colorimetric method on a Blood sample.

Normal values for Cholesterol Test

The normal result for Cholesterol Test for Total Cholesterol is < 200 mg/dl for Unisex gender and for All age groups.

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