When to get tested?
It is recommended to go for a Lp - PLA2 test when your doctor suspects that you are at a risk of cardiovascular disease.
A blood sample will be collected. You can book a Lp - PLA2 test online.
No preparation is needed.
Results may vary in individuals depending on age, gender, overall health and other things. This test is used in association with the CRP test. If your test result shows a high Lp - PLA2 level indicates that you have artery inflammation. If both CRP and Lp - PLA2 levels are high, it means you are at high risk of Heart attack and stroke. However, ask your doctor about your test results. Find a Lp - PLA2 test near you to get the test done.