Bile Acids (Total) Blood Test, from our experts to you.
Dr Sam Rodgers MBBS, MRCGP

Chief Medical Officer

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What are
bile acids?

The liver removes excess cholesterol from the body in the form of bile acids. Bile acids are also important for the absorption of fats and vitamins in the small intestine.

What can I learn
from this test?

Our test measures the level of bile acids in your blood, which can be raised in people with liver disease.

What are the
symptoms of liver disease?

Often, there are no obvious signs or symptoms of liver disease until the disease has progressed to an advanced stage. If liver disease is left undiagnosed and untreated, it can lead to irreparable liver damage which can cause problems in the body. Have a look at our information on the symptoms of liver disease for more information.

What's Included?

Liver health
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Total Bile Acids