Mixed Hyperlipidemia testsMixed Hyperlipidemia
Tests could include:
- Lipid Panel
- History and Physical Exam
- Lipoprotein (a) Test
- Serum Low Density Lipoprotein Measurement
- Serum High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Measurement
- Serum Triglyceride Measurement
- Lipoprotein Electrophoresis
- Serum Lipid Measurement
- Lipoprotein Phenotyping
- Gene Mutation Analysis
A complete cholesterol test (also called a lipid panel or lipid profile) measures the amount of "good" and "bad" cholesterol and the level of triglycerides in your blood. Cholesterol is a soft, waxy fat that your body needs to function properly. H...
LDL stands for low-density lipoprotein, a type of cholesterol found in your body. LDL is often referred to as bad cholesterol. This is because too much LDL causes a build-up of cholesterol in your arteries, which can lead to heart attacks and stro...
An HDL test measures the level of “good” cholesterol in your blood. HDL is high-density lipoprotein cholesterol. Lipoproteins are composed of protein and fat. HDL is known as the good cholesterol because it carries the “bad&rdquo...
The triglyceride level test, also referred to as a "triacylglycerol test," is a blood test that helps to determine the amount of triglycerides in blood. Triglycerides are a type of fat found in the blood. The test helps determine a person's risk o...