Cholesterol is tested primarily to screen for a risk of developing heart disease. It is also used to monitor the effectiveness of lipid-lowering therapies.
This test is considered a routine part of preventive healthcare because high blood cholesterol has been associated with hardening of the arteries, heart disease, and a raised risk of death from heart attacks.
Fasting Required: No
CPT Code: 82465
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