What is LDL Cholesterol test?
The LDL test is done as part of the lipid/cholesterol profile. Usually, it is conducted every four to six years for adults with no risk factors for heart diseases. If you are at risk of heart disease, doctors may ask for more frequent monitoring of LDL at regular intervals. You may be recommended to take this test regularly, especially if your previous results show that you are at risk.
Why get the LDL Cholesterol test?
When to take this test?
FastingEvery 6 monthsDo not eat or drink anything except water at least 10 to 12 hours before the test.LDL Cholesterol