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LDL (Bad Cholesterol)

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LDL (Bad Cholesterol) Test

A lipoprotein that causes the cholesterol to remain on the arteries walls, giving rise to atherosclerosis (blocked arteries).
Testing moment
A 12 to 14 hour fasting prior to blood sampling is needed. It is important to have a light meal the evening before and to have avoided alcohol in the last 24 hours.
High values causes
  • The risk factors for cardiovascular disease
  • Certain liver and kidney diseases
  • Hypothyroidism

The result interpretation varies according to the person’s age, gender and weight.

How to get tested

Contact us at 514 975-5226 for a blood test at home for the purpose of evaluating your ldl (bad cholesterol).

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!