What is Triglycerides Level Test?
Triglycerides are a special type of lipid that circulates in the blood to provide an adequate amount of energy to body muscles. The Triglycerides Level Test helps to measure the amount of Triglycerides present in the blood.
What is the normal range for Triglycerides Level Test?
The normal range for Triglycerides Level Test is 150mg/dL of blood.
What does the deviation from the normal range indicate?
Higher values indicate:
- Kidney disease
Lower values indicate:
- Malabsorption syndrome
Are there any special instructions for Triglycerides Level Test?
The patient must not eat or drink anything apart from water for 8 to 12 hours before getting the test done.