[CMP] Fasting recommended (see description for details). Similar to the Basic Metabolic Panel (8), this is a blood test that checks several substances in the blood, including glucose (blood sugar), electrolytes, and markers of kidney function. However, the Comprehensive panel also looks at markers of liver function. It is also one of the most commonly ordered tests.
Please note some items tested on the Comprehensive Metabolic Panel are also tested via: the Basic Metabolic Panel (8), Electrolyte Panel, Renal Panel (10) and Hepatic Function Panel (7) (see description on individual product pages for more information to avoid redundant test ordering).
[hbA1C, A1C] – A measure of average blood glucose (or blood sugar) levels averaged over the last 2 to 3 months. Medical professionals often use this test in combination with others to diagnose risk of diabetes.
This test measures various blood lipids (Total Cholesterol, HDL-C, LDL-C, Triglycerides) as well as lipoprotein particle number (LDL-P), lipoprotein particle size and concentration (HDL-P, LDL Size, Small LDL-P) and insulin resistance score (LP-IR).
Please note this test measures the same items as: the lipid panel, and NMR Lipoprofile with Graph, and many of the same markers as the NMR Lipoprofile with IR Markers and NMR Lipoprofile with IR Markers and Graph (see description of individual products for more details).
Fasting recommended (see description for details). A test that measures levels of insulin in the blood, a hormone secreted by the pancreas which is involved in glucose regulation. Also measures levels of C-peptide, a marker of insulin production within the body.
[CRP] C-Reactive Protein is a protein made by the liver. Levels of CRP are typically associated with inflammation in the body. It is often used to detect risk in both acute and chronic conditions involving an inflammatory response.
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