This lipid panel with LDL/HDL ratio measures your total cholesterol, triglyceride levels and HDL and LDL cholesterol to help you evaluate if you are at risk for heart disease. Usually, a higher HDL:LDL Ratio suggests a lower risk for heart attack or stroke. If you are concerned about your cholesterol levels, our Lipid Panel with LDL/HDL Ratio can put your heart at ease.
Those who have a family history of heart disease or who have been diagnosed with hypertension or diabetes and currently taking medication associated therewith. Cigarette smokers. Those with no risk factors for heart disease should be tested once every five years.
Fasting is required 12-14 hours prior to giving blood sample. Also, a stable diet for 2-3 weeks prior to testing is recommended.
Lipid Panel with LDL/HDL Ratio
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-3 Business Days