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Apolipoprotien
A1

£69

This blood test measures levels of protein apolipoprotein A1 which is thought to be protective against coronary heart disease.

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Key benefits

1

Accurate tests
from accredited laboratories

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Easy-to-use
test kits you can do at home

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Confidential results
provided securely online

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Qualified doctors
will interpret your results

Apolipoprotein A1

About this test

Apolipoprotein A1 is a major protein that is a component of high-density liporprotein, or LDL cholesterol.

Apolipoprotein A1 helps clear cholesterol from the blood by removing cholesterol from organs and tissues to be destroyed by the liver.

If a person has high levels of Apolipoprotein A1 it can help prevent heart disease.

How it works

Collect Sample

We send you an easy-to-use kit to collect your blood sample.

Post Sample

Post your sample to our lab in the prepaid envelope provided.

View Results

View results securely in your own personal dashboard.

Important Information

Our tests are not a substitute for seeing your doctor, especially if you are suffering symptoms. Our doctors will interpret your results based on the information you have provided, but will not diagnose, consult or provide any treatment. You will be advised to see your doctor for any necessary follow-up action.

Tests Included

Heart Disease Risk

Apolipoprotein A1 (apo A1) is a major protein that is a component of high-density liporprotein, or LDL cholesterol. It helps clear cholesterol from the blood by removing cholesterol from organs and tissues to be destroyed by the liver.

High levels of apo A1 are thought to be protective aginast heart disease.

Low levels of apo A1, especially if increased levels of Apolipoprotein B are also seen, could be indicative of coronary heart disease.

Blood sample collection kit

We will send you your Apolipoprotein A1 blood test sample collection kit together with the details of a convenient clinic where you can go and have your sample taken.

Postage & packaging

Your Apolipoprotein A1 test includes 1st class postage and packaging for you to send your blood sample directly to our laboratory for analysis. If you live in an area where you cannot rely on the post or you simply want to ensure that your sample arrives at the laboratory the following day, you may wish to send your blood sample guaranteed next day delivery for extra reassurance.

Private laboratory analysis

Your blood sample will be analysed at one of our chosen laboratories. You can be assured of fast, accurate results from one of our accredited independent providers of clinical diagnostic tests.

Interpretation of results

Our medical team will comment on out-of-range blood test results and give you follow-up advice where necessary. If you need it, a PDF copy of your Apolipoprotein A1 test results can be downloaded for your doctor.

Secure online account with mymedichecks.com

Once you have placed your order you will receive login details to mymedichecks.com where you can manage your account, track your orders and view your Apolipoprotein A1 test results.

Health and Lifestyle tracker

Stay motivated by filling in your online health and lifestyle questionnaire and seeing how improvements in your lifestyle can influence your test results. Your medical and family history gives us vital information when interpreting your results.

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