HDL CHOLESTEROL SUBCLASSES

HDL cholesterol is labelled as a good cholesterol. However its subtype HDL-2 is a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases even in patients whose total and LDL cholesterol are within desirable limits established by the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP).

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Minimum 12 hours overnight fasting is mandatory
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by 7th of the month; Report after 2–3 weeks
  • Components:
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