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VLDL Cholesterol Test

VLDL Cholesterol
₹ 400

Overnight Fasting of 10-12 Hours is Required



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Description - A Very-Low Density Lipoprotein test or VLDL blood test is performed to measure the levels of very-low-density lipoproteins in the blood. These are produced by the liver and are one of the three main types of lipids found in the body. A VLDL cholesterol test can help doctors assess the risk of developing heart diseases, stroke, heart attacks, etc. Generally performed as a part of the ....Read More

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

VLDL cholesterol is a type of cholesterol that is transported in the blood. VLDL cholesterol is made by the liver and is used to transport triglycerides from the liver to other parts of the body.

The VLDL cholesterol test is used to diagnose a number of different diseases, including:

-Coronary heart disease
-High blood pressure
-Kidney disease

Each of these diseases has different symptoms and treatment options, so it is important to be correctly diagnosed.

If you have been diagnosed with high cholesterol, your doctor may recommend a VLDL cholesterol test. This test measures the level of very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL) in your blood. VLDL is a type of "bad" cholesterol that can contribute to plaque buildup in your arteries. Plaque can narrow or block arteries, which can lead to heart attack or stroke.

Yes, the VLDL cholesterol test is safe. There are no known risks associated with this test.

Before you have a VLDL cholesterol test, there are a few things you should do to prepare:

• Fast for at least 9 hours before the test. This means no food or drink (even water) during this time.
• Tell your doctor about any medications you’re taking, as some can affect the results of the test.
• Avoid strenuous exercise for 24 hours before the test.

Yes, fasting is required for the VLDL cholesterol test. For accurate results, it is best to fast for at least 8 hours before having your blood drawn for the test.

Yes, home sample collection is available for VLDL Cholesterol Test. One can simply opt for home collection while booking a test through Max Lab.

The VLDL Cholesterol Normal Range is: 

VLDL Levels Male Female
Normal  < 30 mg/dL  < 30 mg/dL

Queries about this test

#1 VLDL test means

Ans: The form of cholesterol carried by the blood is called VLDL cholesterol. Triglycerides are transported from the liver to other areas of the body by VLDL cholesterol, which is produced by the liver.

#2 VLDL test in Hindi

Ans: वीएलडीएल कोलेस्ट्रॉल (VLDL cholestrol) एक प्रकार का कोलेस्ट्रॉल है जो ब्लड में पहुँचाया जाता है। VLDL कोलेस्ट्रॉल लीवर द्वारा बनाया जाता है और ट्राइग्लिसराइड्स को लीवर से शरीर के अन्य भागों में ले जाने के लिए उपयोग किया जाता है।

#3 VLDL test kya hota hai

Ans: ब्लड द्वारा ले जाने वाले कोलेस्ट्रॉल के रूप को वीएलडीएल कोलेस्ट्रॉल कहा जाता है। ट्राइग्लिसराइड्स को लीवर से शरीर के अन्य क्षेत्रों में VLDL कोलेस्ट्रॉल द्वारा ले जाया जाता है, जो लीवर द्वारा निर्मित होता है।

#4 VLDL test range

Ans: VLDL range should be between 2 and 30 mg/dL.

#5 VLDL test full form

Ans: VLDL test full form is Very-low-density lipoprotein

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"I had an excellent experience at Max Lab. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable, the procedure was quick and painless, and I am very happy with the results of my test. I would highly recommend them to anyone looking for a quality laboratory experience


I was very impressed with my experience at Max Lab. The staff and the facility were exceptional, and I was really pleased with the results of my VLDL cholesterol test. I would highly recommend Max Lab to anyone looking for reliable and accurate lab services


I tried Max Lab because I was too busy to make an appointment with my doctor and wanted to know what was going on with my cholesterol. It was so easy, I literally just had to give them a blood sample in the comfort of my own home and within 24 hours I got the results back. This is such a great service

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