Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL) Direct
More precise LDL cholesterol test.
Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol values are typically used to assess a person’s risk for heart disease or to follow response to therapy to lower cholesterol. This is a direct measure of LDL cholesterol instead of a calculation that is in the standard Lipid Panel.
Preparation: You should fast 12 hours prior to your blood draw.
Estimated time to receive online results is 1-2 days.