Laboratory tests are blood tests used to diagnose and monitor treatment for heart disease. To view more information about types of laboratory tests, choose a link below.
Tests that provide information about the components of blood including red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets.
Electrolyte levels are useful in detecting kidney, heart and liver disease, and the effects of certain medications (such as diuretics or some heart pills).
Lipid Blood Tests
Blood tests that provide information about the amount of cholesterol levels in your blood.
Thyroid Blood Tests
A series of blood tests that provides information about the function of your thyroid gland.
Note: Lab values listed in the sections above are for the Cleveland Clinic Laboratory.
Abnormal test results do not always indicate disease. You should discuss all blood test results with your doctor.
This information is about testing and procedures and may include instructions specific to Cleveland Clinic. Please consult your physician for information pertaining to your testing.
Talk to a Nurse: Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (ET)
Call a Heart & Vascular Nurse locally 216.445.9288 or toll-free 866.289.6911.
Schedule an Appointment
This information is provided by Cleveland Clinic and is not intended to replace
the medical advice of your doctor or health care provider.
Please consult your health care provider for advice about a specific medical condition.
© Copyright 2015 Cleveland Clinic. All rights reserved.