4 doctors weighed in:

How much blood is drawn for a fasting lipids test?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No more than 10 ml

About one ml of serum is needed for the test and 4-5 ml will usually suffice.

In brief: No more than 10 ml

About one ml of serum is needed for the test and 4-5 ml will usually suffice.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Thank
Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: 5-8 cc

5-8cc.

In brief: 5-8 cc

5-8cc.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Umesh Patel
Board Certified, Preventive Medicine
39 years in practice
1M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors