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There is a correlation between increased risk of premature heart disease with decreasing size of LDL particles. Ion mobility offers the only direct measurement of lipoprotein particle size and concentration for each lipoprotein from HDL3 to large VLDL.
This panel provides the 10-year and lifetime risk of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) using lipid results with anthropomorphic data and family history.
The ASCVD risk assessment is recommended in the 2013 ACC/AHA Guidelines on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults.
IMPORTANT: For risk calculations to be performed, the following patient-specific information must be provided and recorded at the time of specimen collection:
Gender: M (for male) or F (for female)
Height Feet: Feet
Height Inches: Inches
Race-African American: Y (for yes) or N (for no)
Systolic Blood Pressure: mmHg
Diastolic Blood Pressure: mmHg
Treatment for High B.P.: Y (for yes) or N (for no)
Diabetes Status: Y (for yes) or N (for no)
Parental History of Diab: Y (for yes) or N (for no)