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Cholesterol - Serum in Hayathnagar Khalsa, Hyderabad

Also Known as S. Cholesterol

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Age group

7 years & above

The cholesterol test is a diagnostic test that screens for risk of any kind of developing heart diseases. It helps to monitor the effectiveness of ongoing treatment such as lipid-lowering therapy. 

Serum Cholesterol Normal Range

The normal range for serum cholesterol varies depending on factors such as age and gender. 
For men and women aged 20 years and above, the total serum cholesterol should range between125–200 mg/dl. 

The Cholesterol test is done: 

• As a part of lipid profile 
• In case of risk factors of heart diseases 
• To monitor the levels of cholesterol in cases of previous abnormal cholesterol level results 
• To monitor the ongoing treatment for unhealthy cholesterol levels

faqFrequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

To take the blood sample, a tourniquet (elastic) band is placed tightly on the upper arm. The patient is asked to make a fist. This helps in the buildup of blood filling the veins and it becomes easy to collect the blood. The skin is cleaned before inserting the needle in the vein in order to prevent bacteria from entering. The needle is then inserted into the vein in the arm and the blood sample is collected in the vacutainer.
The risk factors for high cholesterol levels include high low-density cholesterol, smoking, obesity, an unhealthy diet, staying physically inactive, old age, hypertension, having a family history of premature heart disease, already having heart disease or history of heart attack, diabetes or prediabetes.
HDL-C which is high-density lipoprotein cholesterol is also known as good cholesterol as it takes up excess cholesterol. This excess cholesterol is carried out by HDL-C to the liver so that it can be removed from the body.
LDL-C which is low-density lipoprotein cholesterol is also known as bad cholesterol as it deposits the excess of cholesterol in the walls of the blood vessels. This deposition can cause atherosclerosis.
The foods that can cause high cholesterol levels include foods that are high in unhealthy fats i.e. saturated fats. The examples include deep-fried fast foods, processed foods such as biscuits and pastries, junk foods such as hamburgers, and pizza; coconut oil, butter etc.
Yes, please inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines or supplements as it might interfere with the test results.
Annual health checks are essential for preventive care. These checkups allow early detection of potential health issues, thus improving the prognosis. Annual checkups help assess the need for interventions or adjustments in the current treatment plan for pre-existing illnesses. This checkup can also help you save tax under section 80 D.

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The information mentioned above is meant for educational purposes only and should not be taken as a substitute to your Physician’s advice. It is highly recommended that the customer consults with a qualified healthcare professional to interpret test results