fat soluble vitamin test to determine deficiencies
Carotene Blood Lab Test
Beta Carotene, a fat soluble nutrient, is a precursor to vitamin A. Deficiencies may lead to vitamin A deficiency. Excessive vitamin A intake may lead to headaches, loss of appetite, nausea and diarrhea, skin changes, and potential birth defects.
Online Blood Lab Test Results: Please allow 3-4 days for results.
Preparation: Patients must fast a minimum of eight hours. Please drink plenty of water to keep hydrated so your veins are easier to locate for a blood draw.
Please be advised, that our services are strictly self pay and are not eligible for submission as a claim to your health insurance provider. However, you can submit the receipt for reimbursement to many Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts for reimbursement.