The Liver Function blood test is used to screen for liver damage and is used to help diagnose and monitor liver disease. This liver function test panel measures the levels of specific enzymes and proteins in the blood and how well the liver is performing its normal functions.
If you have been diagnosed with liver disease, this test can be performed at intervals to monitor the status of your liver and to evaluate the effectiveness of any treatment you may be undergoing.
Those who currently take medication that may damage the liver; Alcoholics or heavy drinkers; Those who have been exposed to Hepatitis viruses; Those who have a family history of liver disease; Those who are overweight.
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Hepatic Function Panel (7) – TC -10256
Alanine aminotransferase (ALT/SGPT) – TC – 823
Albumin, serum – TC – 223
Alkaline phosphatase, serum – TC – 234
Aspartate aminotransferase (AST/SGOT) – TC – 822
Bilirubin, direct – TC – 285
Bilirubin, total – TC – 287
Protein, total, serum – TC – 754
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.