CHOLESTEROL (LIPID) PANEL
Cholesterol is fat that is produced by the liver. It can also be obtained from foods like cheeseburgers, pizza, etc. There are two kinds of cholesterol – the good and the bad.
- High-Density Lipoproteins (HDL) = Good cholesterol.
- Low-Density Lipoproteins (LDL) = Bad cholesterol.
The Lipid Panel includes the following tests:
- Total Cholesterol
- HDL/LDL Ratio
You must fast at least eight (8) hours prior to having your specimen collected.
No, you do not need to provide a doctor’s order to get lab testing done at Sethi labs.
Test results generally take between 24 to 72 business hours after your specimen is collected.
Walk-in appointments are available.
We recommend you share your results with your physician.