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Apolipoprotein A-I

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Apolipoprotein A-I Test

Description
A blood test prescribed complementarily with the lipidic count, with an aim to assess the risk of developing coronary or cardiac disorders
Testing moment
A 12 hour prior fasting is needed. However, water is permitted at all times.
Low values causes
  • Low HDL cholesterol
  • Renal insufficiency
  • Diuretics intake
  • Tobaccoism
High values causes
  • Low HDL cholesterol
  • Renal insufficiency
  • Diuretics intake
  • Tobaccoism
Notes

Complementary tests : triglyceridesHDL (good cholesterol)LDL (bad cholesterol), lipidic count, homocysteine, apolipoprotein B.

How to get tested

Contact us at 514 975-5226 for a blood test at home for the purpose of evaluating your Apolipoprotein A-I.

Perscription & Insurance

All our tests require a medical prescription recommended by any practicing doctor in the province of Quebec.

These prescriptions are necessary in order to proceed with either test and we urge that all medical requests originating from offices or clinics be duly identified.

All medical analysis requested by your doctor are reimbursed by a majority of private insurance companies!