Along with digestion, the urinary system forms the foundation for optimal health and wellness. Did you know that metabolic testing helps your doctor evaluate many diseases from diabetes and gout to infections and liver disease?
The CDC lists kidney disease as one of the top 10 causes of death in the United States. The kidneys play a significant role in maintaining healthy blood pressure and sugar metabolism.
Life Extension® offers a comprehensive metabolic panel for significantly less than commercial labs. Our kidney and metabolic tests include:
Blood group typing and Rh status
Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to evaluate your kidney and metabolic wellness. Order now!
Vitamin D 25 Hydroxy Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC081950
Recent research has shown that vitamin D is important to every cell and tissue throughout the body. From proper immune function and bone density to heart health and mood disorders, vitamin D is critical for optimal health.
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Nutrient Panel Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC100024
Vitamin and nutrient imbalances could be causing or contributing to many of your overall health issues. Experts believe that hair loss, brittle nails, insomnia, rashes, fatigue and a variety of chronic health conditions are often associate... more details
ABO Grouping and Rh Typing Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC006049 Are you interested in knowing your blood type? If so, Life Extension® offers ABO Grouping and Rh Typing. A blood type (also called a blood group) is a classification of blood based on the presence or absence of inherited proteins on th... more details
Alpha 1 Antitrypsim Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC001982 Alpha 1 Antitrypsim
This test is used to detect hereditary decreases in the production of alpha1-antitrypsin (AAT). AAT is responsible for inactivating endoproteases (protein catabolic enzymes). Decreased or nearly absent levels of AA... more details
Amino Acid Profile Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC700068
As the building blocks of proteins, amino acids play a vital role in metabolism, immune function and maintaining a healthy nervous system. An evaluation of your amino acid profile is a good indicator of your overall nutritional status.
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Amylase Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC001396 Amylase is used as a work-up for abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. Such findings characterize inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis). Pancreatitis is also associated with abnormalities in calcium metabolism. About 80% of subje... more details
C Peptide Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC010108
C-peptide is used to monitor insulin production and kidney function. The test is not used to diagnose diabetes. Instead, it is used to determine how much insulin a person's pancreas is still producing.
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Carnitine Free and Total Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC706500 The primary function of carnitine in the body is to regulate fat burning and to help the body use stored fat as fuel. L-Carnitine is responsible for transporting fat to the powerhouse of our cells called mitochondria. Unless fat makes it... more details
Catecholamines Fractionated plasma Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC084152
The adrenal glands make large amounts of catecholamines as a reaction to stress. Catecholamines help the body respond to stress or fright and prepare the body for &quo... more details
Chemistry Panel Complete Blood Count CBC Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC381822
The Chemistry and CBC blood test is a comprehensive metabolic evaluation including the following tests:
Fasting Glucose (blood sugar)
BUN (blood urea nitrogen): Measures liver and kidney functio... more details
Coagulation Thrombotic Risk Panel Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC329552
This panel includes:
PT/PTT with INR
D-dimer is a test that measures the tendency of blood to clot inappropriately. The higher the number, the greater the risk for conditio... more details
CoQ10 Coenzyme Q10 Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC120251
This test is used to check the blood level of CoQ10 and will enable more precise dosing for anyone seeking to achieve and maintain high levels of this critical antioxidant.
Coenzyme Q10 is produced by the human body and is neces... more details
Cystatin C Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC121251
Cystatin-C is mainly used as a biomarker of kidney function. It has also been suggested that cystatin-C might predict the risk of developing chronic kidney disease, thereby signaling a state of 'preclinical' kidney dysfunction.
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D Dimer Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC115188 D-dimer is a test that measures the tendency of blood to clot inappropriately. The higher the number the greater the risk for conditions such as DVT (deep vein thrombosis), pulmonary embolism and arterial plaque rupture. Life Extension... more details
ESR Sedimentation Rate Blood Test Item Catalog Number: LC005215 Life Extension® believes that chronic inflammation is the common denominator of all age-related disease. We offer a wide variety of tests which measure the level of inflammation in the body. A dietary and supplement regimen rich in nut... more details