Health Screening Results Explanation

What do your results mean?

If you have recently received the results of your Health Risk Assessment you may have questions about what everything means!  Below you can read about what your screening results mean and follow links to sources where you can find out more.

If you have any questions or would like a follow-up on any tests, please contact your physician.

Core Panel Results

Blood Pressure

Top number (systolic)   Bottom number (diastolic) What to do*
Below 120 and Below 80 Maintain or adopt a healthy lifestyle.
120-139 or 80-89 Maintain or adopt a healthy lifestyle.
140-159 or 90-99 Maintain or adopt a healthy lifestyle. If the blood pressure goal isn’t reached in about 6 months, take one or more medications.
160 or more or 100 or more Maintain or adopt a healthy lifestyle. Take more than one medication.

Cholesterol Panel Results

Total Cholesterol Level Category
Less than 200 mg/dL Desirable level that puts you at lower risk for coronary heart disease. A cholesterol level of 200 mg/dL or higher raises your risk.
200 to 239 mg/dL Borderline high
240 mg/dL and above High blood cholesterol. A person with this level has more than twice the risk of coronary heart disease as someone whose cholesterol is below 200 mg/dL.
HDL Cholesterol Level               Category
Less than 40 mg/dL (for men)
Less than 50 mg/dL (for women)
Low HDL cholesterol. A major risk factor for heart disease.
60 mg/dL and above High HDL cholesterol. An HDL of 60 mg/dL and above is considered protective against heart disease
LDL Cholesterol Level Category
Less than 100 mg/dL Optimal
100 to 129 mg/dL Near or above optimal
130 to 159 mg/dL Borderline high
160 to 189 mg/dL High
190 mg/dL and above Very high

Triglycerides Panel

Triglyceride Indicator: Fasting Triglyceride result:
Normal Less than 150 mg/dL
Borderline-high 150 to 199 mg/dL
High 200 to 499 mg/dL
Very high 500 mg/dl or higher

25 Point Panel Results

We have provided links to trusted online resources for information about your screening results.  If you have any more questions call your physician.

Test Name What is it Measuring? Normal Range More Information
Diabetes, Blood Sugar, Metabloic Syndrome Trend Glucose 65-99 mg/dL Read more about Glucose test
Hemoglobin A1C 4%-5.6%  Read more about A1C test
Liver Function Panel – Read More Bilirubin 0-1.2 mg/dL  Read more about Liver Function Panel
Alkaline Phosphatase, S 39-117 IU/L  Read more about ALP test
Lactate Deydrogenase (LDH) 121-224 IU/L  Read more about LDH test
Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST) (SGPT) 0-40 IU/L  Read more about AST test
Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT) (SGPT) 0-44 IU/L  Read more about ALT test
GGT 0-65 IU/L  Read more about GGT Test
Kidney Function Panel  Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN)  6-24 mg/dL  Read more about the BUN test
Creatinine, Serum 76 – 1.27 mg/dL Read more about the Creatinine Serum test
Uric Acid .3.7-8.6 mg/dL  Read more about the Uric Acid test
BUN/Creatine Estimated Glomular Filtration Rate 9-20  Read more about BUN/Creatine rate test
Respiratory Balance & Electrolyte Trends Potassium 3.5-5.2 mmol/L  Learn more about Potassium test
Chloride, Serum 134-144 mmol/L  Learn more about Chloride Serum test
Sodium, Serum 134-144 mmol/L  Learn more about Sodium Serum test
Carbon Dioxide 18-29 mmol/L  Learn more about CO2 test
Important Mineral Trends Iron, Total 40-165 ug/dL  Learn more about Iron test
Calcium 8.7-10.2 mg/dL  Learn more about Calcium test
Phosphorus 2.5-4.5 mg/dL  Learn more about Phosphorus test
Thyroid Function Trend Panel TSH .450-4.5 uIU/mL  Learn more about TSH test
Lipid & Metabolic Syndrome Trend Panel Total Cholesterol 100-199 mg/dL  Learn more about Lipid Panel test
HDL >39  Learn more about Lipid Panel test
LDL 0-99  Learn more about Lipid Panel test
Triglycerides 0-149 mg/dL  Learn more about Lipid Panel test
Cholesterol/HDL Ratio 0.0-5.0  Learn more about Lipid Panel test
Complete Blood Cell Count WBC 3.4-10.8 x10E6/uL  Read more about CBC test
RBC 4.14-5.8 x10E6/uL   Read more about CBC test
Hemoglobin 12.6-17.7 g/dL   Read more about CBC test
Hematocrit 37.5-51.0%   Read more about CBC test
Neutrophils (absolute) 1.4-7.0 x10E3/uL   Read more about CBC test
Lymphocytes (absolute) .7-3.1 x10E3/uL   Read more about CBC test
Monocytes (absolute) .1-.9 x10E3/uL   Read more about CBC test
Basophils (absolute) 0.0-.2 x10E3/uL   Read more about CBC test
Platelets 150-379 x10E3/uL   Read more about CBC test
RDW 12.3-15.4%   Read more about CBC test

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