apollo
Search

Cholesterol - Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad

Also Known as S. Cholesterol

10- 12 Hr fasting is required

MRP33325% off
250
circle logo₹18 cashback
dr image
RECOMMENDED BY:Dr. P Siva Charan Reddy

General Physician/Internal Medicine

doctor details

testsTest(s) Included (1)

  • CHOLESTEROL - SERUM

    1 test included

    expand

About

blood sample
Sample

BLOOD

Gender
Gender

Both

users
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)

Frequently asked questions

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.

Most Popular tests & packages

Complete Blood Count (CBC) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Glucose, Fasting in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | HbA1c, Glycated Hemoglobin in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Dengue NS1 Antigen - Elisa in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Complete Urine Examination in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Glucose, Post Prandial (PP), 2 Hours (Post Meal) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Lipid Profile in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Liver Function Test (LFT) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Thyroid Profile (Total T3, Total T4, TSH) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH), Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | C - Reactive Protein CRP (Quantitative) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Creatinine, Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Platelet Count in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Culture And Sensitivity Urine in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Peripheral Smear For Malarial Parasite (MP) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Renal Profile/Renal Function Test (RFT/KFT) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Widal Test ( Slide Method ) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Glucose, Random in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Dengue Profile - Elisa in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Uric Acid - Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Total Beta - HCG (TB-HCG) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Hemoglobin in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Hemogram in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Electrolytes - Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Vitamin B12 in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Prothrombin Time (PT/INR) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Potassium - Serum / Plasma in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Thyroid Profile - Free (FT3, FT4, TSH) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Urea And Creatinine in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Sodium - Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Vitamin D - 25 Hydroxy (D2+D3) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Blood Group ABO And RH Factor in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen, Rapid in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Hiv Rapid in New Mallepally, Hyderabad

Cholesterol - Serum near you

Cholesterol - Serum in Beeramguda | Cholesterol - Serum in Begumpet | Cholesterol - Serum in Kondapur Junction | Cholesterol - Serum in Kondapur | Cholesterol - Serum in Kukatpally Housing Board Colony | Cholesterol - Serum in Kukatpally Metro Parking | Cholesterol - Serum in Lingampally | Cholesterol - Serum in Madhapur | Cholesterol - Serum in Manikonda | Cholesterol - Serum in Miyapur | Cholesterol - Serum in My Home Jewel Road | Cholesterol - Serum in Nizampet | Cholesterol - Serum in Sri Lakshmi Residency | Cholesterol - Serum in Malkajgiri | Cholesterol - Serum in Gachibowli | Cholesterol - Serum in Gopanapalli | Cholesterol - Serum in Jagadgiri Gutta | Cholesterol - Serum in Kanaka Durga Temple | Cholesterol - Serum in Masjid Banda | Cholesterol - Serum in Mayuri Nagar Welfare Association | Cholesterol - Serum in Palm Breeze Rd | Cholesterol - Serum in Pragathi Enclave | Cholesterol - Serum in Rtc Colony | Cholesterol - Serum in Kothaguda X Road | Cholesterol - Serum in Rethibowli | Cholesterol - Serum in Banjara Hills | Cholesterol - Serum in Borabanda | Cholesterol - Serum in Kukatpally | Cholesterol - Serum in Hitech City | Cholesterol - Serum in Bhaskar Nagar | Cholesterol - Serum in Manikonda | Cholesterol - Serum in Balanagar Township | Cholesterol - Serum in Hmt Township | Cholesterol - Serum in Nizampet | Cholesterol - Serum in Administrative Buildings | Cholesterol - Serum in Amberpet | Cholesterol - Serum in Attapur | Cholesterol - Serum in Central Secretariat | Cholesterol - Serum in Dattatreya Colony | Cholesterol - Serum in Falaknuma | Cholesterol - Serum in Hasannagar | Cholesterol - Serum in I.e.nacharam | Cholesterol - Serum in Jubilee Hills | Cholesterol - Serum in Malakpet Colony | Cholesterol - Serum in Raj Bhawan | Cholesterol - Serum in Sitaphalmandi | Cholesterol - Serum in Cuc | Cholesterol - Serum in Manuu | Cholesterol - Serum in Bowenpally

Popular tests in New Mallepally, Hyderabad

Complete Blood Count (CBC) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Glucose, Fasting in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | HbA1c, Glycated Hemoglobin in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Glucose, Post Prandial (PP), 2 Hours (Post Meal) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Complete Urine Examination in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Lipid Profile in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Liver Function Test (LFT) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Thyroid Profile (Total T3, Total T4, TSH) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH), Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Creatinine, Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Culture And Sensitivity Urine in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | C - Reactive Protein CRP (Quantitative) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Dengue NS1 Antigen - Elisa in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Renal Profile/Renal Function Test (RFT/KFT) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Glucose, Random in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Uric Acid - Serum in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Platelet Count in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Total Beta - HCG (TB-HCG) in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Hemoglobin in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Vitamin B12 in New Mallepally, Hyderabad

Popular packages in New Mallepally, Hyderabad

Glucose Fasting & PP in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Health Check - Basic in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Vitamin Check - Basic in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Vitamin-D Female in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Thyroid Assessment - Basic in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Diabetes Panel - Basic in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Health Check-Master in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Basic Full Body Check in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Xpert Health Annual Health Check-Up in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Full Body Checkup - Basic in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Full Body Checkup Female - Advance in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Full Body Checkup Male - Advance in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Annual Health Check-Up in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Fever Panel - Basic in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Kidney Check - Essential in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Heart Check - Basic in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Hairfall Check - Basic in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Pre-employment Health Check-up in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Diabetes Panel - Essential in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Covid 19 RTPCR With Home Collection in New Mallepally, Hyderabad | Apollo Basic Hormone Check in New Mallepally, Hyderabad

Why should Apollo be your preferred healthcare partner?

  • 40 Years of legacy and credibility in the healthcare industry.
  • NABL certified multi-channel digital healthcare platform.
  • Affordable diagnostic solutions with timely and accurate test results.
  • Up to 60% discount on Doorstep Diagnostic Tests, Home Sample Collection.
  • An inventory of over 100+ laboratories, spread across the country, operating out of 120+ cities with 1200+ collection centers, serving over 1800+ pin codes.

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