VLDL (Very Low Density Lipoprotein) is part of the Heart Health Panel and is a fraction of Triglycerides circulating in your blood stream. Not as important as the LDL, this blood fats follows the levels of your Triglycerides.
Tryglycerides levels may be elevated either for the presence of high fats in your food which when absorbed in your intestine is transformed as Chylomicrons and give a milky appearance to the liquid part of your blood ( serum ) or for the presence of Very Low Density Lipoproteins (VLDL) which is the part of Triglycerides produced by your body and not ingested with food. >>more info
The Heart Health Panel $39.00
includes Total Cholesterol, HDL, LDL Triglyderides, VLDL, Choleterol/HDl Ratio