Cholesterol, LDL

Cholesterol, LDL
fS-Kol-LDL KL 2099

Concentration calculated by the Friedewald formula in the lipid package.

Indications

Monitoring the treatment of hypercholesterolemia. Assessment of risk for coronary artery disease.

Sample

Lipid package test: 1 mL of fasting serum (or Li-heparin plasma), minimum 0.5 mL. 

Storage and delivery

Delivery at room temperature, if it arrives within 24 hours. Can be stored refrigerated over the weekend.

Method

Calculation, Friedewald formula. Obs! The calculation does not work if the S-Trigly value is over 4.00 mmol/L.

Turnaround time

1 – 2 weekdays

Reference ranges

recommended value below 3.0 mmol/L

Inquiries

martin.tornudd@mineraalilaboratoriomila.fi