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VLDL Cholesterol Test

VLDL Cholesterol
₹ 360

Overnight Fasting of 8-10 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 ....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

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