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Most-requested Lab Tests at Our Louisville Office

Do you know you need lab work, but not quite sure which lab test is right for you? At Labs+ in Louisville, we understand. That's why we offer third-party resources, guidance from our medical professionals, and this list of our most-requested lab tests.

Our popular lab tests cover many different health-related areas, including:

  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Heart health
  • Diabetes
  • Liver disease and thyroid issues
  • Female-specific health issues
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Drug abuse and use
  • General health assessments
  • Male-specific health issues

These are our most popular lab tests, but they aren't the only tests we offer. If you don't see the test you need call 502-244-8746 to discuss your testing needs with one of our medical professionals.

Don't forget - we will meet or beat the prices of our local competitors and online lab facilities.

HIV and STD Tests - Starting at $39

Comprehensive Panel STD Test 

You may have contracted an STD, but have not shown symptoms yet. If there is even a slight chance you have a sexually transmitted disease, get tested. This panel will check for the major STDs.

For a list of STDs this panels tests for, see the STD page.

** Additional tests to consider: Chemistry Panel; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) Antibody Test

This test will give a positive result based on antibodies to HIV, not the virus itself. Please note:

  • In 2 to 8 weeks (up to 2 months) after infection, most people will have enough antibodies to test positive.
  • 12 weeks (3 months) after infection, about 97% of people will have enough antibodies to test positive.

** Additional tests to consider: Comprehensive STD Panel; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

HIV (Early Detection) RNA Test

This test will show a positive result based on the presence of virus. It can be taken as soon as 6 days after exposure!

** Additional tests to consider: Comprehensive STD Panel; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Swine Flu & Influenza Tests - As Low as $39

Influenza (Flu) 

This test will determine whether flu-like symptoms are caused by influenza A, influenza B, or other causes.

** Additional tests to consider: Chemistry Panel; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Swine Flu 

This test will determine if you are infected with Swine Flu.

** Additional tests to consider: General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Cardiac & Cholesterol Tests - Starting at $29

C-Reactive Protein (Quantitative) Test 

This test measures levels of inflammation in your body and is strong indicator of your risk for a heart attack. This test assesses the risk of cardiovascular disease and other disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic inflammatory disease, some forms of arthritis, and other inflammation disorders.

** Additional tests to consider: Heart Healthy Screening; Cardiac Risk Panel; Inflammation Marker Panel; Creatine Kinase (Total); General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Cholesterol Medication Maintenance Panel 

This is a panel of tests used to evaluate the effectiveness of cholesterol medication and its impact on liver function.

The tests include:

  • Lipid Panel, which includes:
    • Total Cholesterol
    • HDL
    • LDL
    • HDL/LDL Ratio
    • Triglycerides
  • Hepatic Panel, which includes:
    • Total Protein
    • Albumin
    • Direct Bilirubin
    • Alkaline Phosphatase
    • AST
    • ALT

** Additional tests to consider: Heart Healthy Screening; Cardiac Risk Panel; C-Reactive Protein; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Cholesterol/Lipids (Lipids with HDL/LDL Ratio) - (Fasting Required - 12 Hours)

This panel of tests will show if your cholesterol and triglycerides are within normal range. This information helps determine your risk for heart disease and other heart-related illnesses. The tests in this panel include:

  • Total Cholesterol
  • LDL
  • Triglycerides
  • HDL/LDL Ratio
  • HDL

** Additional tests to consider: Cholesterol Medication Maintenance Panel; Cardiac Risk Panel; Heart Healthy Screening; C-Reactive Protein; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Heart Healthy Screening 

This panel is a very strong heart disease assessment tool as it combines:

  • C-Reactive Protein
  • Chemistry Panel
  • Urinalysis (UA)
  • Cholesterol/Lipid Profile
  • Complete Blood Count (CBC)

** Additional tests to consider: Cardiac Risk Panel; Aspirin Response; Cholesterol Medication Maintenance Panel, General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Statin Drugs Test – Liver Enzyme Monitoring 

This test is used by people taking statin drugs (to lower their cholesterol) to determine if their liver enzymes have increased.

** Additional tests to consider: Cholesterol Medication Maintenance Panel; Hepatic (Liver) Function Panel; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Drug Tests and Screens - As Low as $39

Blood Drug Screen 

This test will determine the presence of a large number of illegal and prescription drugs.

** Additional tests to consider: Drug and Alcohol Screen; Drug Screen (Hair); General Wellness Check; General STD Panel.

Urine Drug Screen

The urine drug test will screen for the presence of ten different drugs. For a list of drugs tested for, see the Drug Testing page.

** Additional tests to consider: Drug and Alcohol Screen; Drug Screen (Hair); General Wellness Check; General STD Panel.

Diabetes Tests - Starting at $19

Diabetes Screen and Maintenance Panel - (Fasting Required - 12 Hours)

This panel will show if you have diabetes, and if you do, it will evaluate how well your diabetes is being maintained.

To see the tests included in this panel, visit the Diabetes page.

** Additional tests to consider: Glucose, Serum; HgbA1c (Hemoglobin A1c); General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Glucose (Serum) Test - (Fasting Required - 12 Hours)

This test, also known as the Fasting Blood Glucose Test, is commonly used to test for diabetes, high blood sugar (hyperglycemia), and low blood sugar (hypoglycemia). Please note this test requires fasting before you are tested. Do not eat 12 hours before this test to ensure its accuracy.

** Additional tests to consider: HgbA1c (Hemoglobin A1c); Diabetes Screen and Maintenance Panel; Complete Health Profile.

Liver, Thyroid & Other Tests - As Low as $29

Liver Function (Hepatic) Panel

This panel provides a more comprehensive check of how well your liver is functioning and it is an evaluation of your liver's overall health.

To see the tests included in this panel, visit the Liver page.

** Additional tests to consider: Hepatitis Panel; Comprehensive STD Panel; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Prothrombin Time (PT) 

This test measures how long it takes for your blood to clot. It is a test commonly used by people who are taking blood thinning medication, who have bleeding problems, or who are planning to have surgery.

** Additional tests to consider: General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Thyroid Screen 

This is an excellent combination of tests for evaluating thyroid function and symptoms of an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism) or an under-active thyroid (hypothyroidism).

To see the tests included in this screen, visit the Thyroid page.

** Additional tests to consider: General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Basic Health Check

You must fast for 12 hours before this panel of tests. This panel consists of a number of tests that screen for a variety of disorders. For a complete list of tests included, see the Health and Wellness page.

** Additional tests to consider: Complete Health Profile.

Chemistry Panel/Comprehensive Metabolic Panel 

Typically part of routine physicals, this panel is comprised of a number of important tests, which provide a good picture of your overall health. For a complete list of tests included, see the Health and Wellness page.

** Additional tests to consider: General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Complete Blood Count (CBC) with Differential/Platelet 

This group of tests gives an overview of your general health and is used to evaluate symptoms and screen for a variety of disorders and illnesses.

** Additional tests to consider: General Wellness Check, Chemistry Panel, Complete Health Profile.

Heartburn/Reflux Panel 

This panel includes tests for blood disorders that show signs of leukemia, anemia, and blood clotting, as well as an evaluation of your blood sugar levels, liver and kidney functions, renal function, and electrolytes. It also tests for a stomach bacterium that can cause heartburn, ulcers, and stomach cancer.

The tests include:

  • Complete Blood Count (CBC)
  • Chemistry Panel
  • H. Pylori (Helicobacter Pylori)

** Additional tests to consider: General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Nutrition Panel 

This panel helps determine if you are getting enough nutrition. For a complete list of tests included, see the Health and Wellness page.

** Additional tests to consider: Micronutrient Test; Chemistry Panel; General Wellness Check; Complete Health Profile.

Urinalysis

The complete urinalysis profile screens for a variety of conditions including urinary bladder disease, kidney disease, and diabetes. Many systemic illnesses can affect results and significant deviations from the normal range may require further evaluation by your physician.

** Additional tests to consider: Complete Health Profile.

Female-specific Tests and Screens - As Low as $19

General Wellness Check for Women

This check-up will give a snapshot of your overall health. See the Women's Health page for tests included in this panel.

** Additional tests to consider: Complete Health Profile.

Female Health Panel

This panel provides an in-depth evaluation of your cholesterol, thyroid, heart, sugar levels, liver and kidneys. See the Women's Health page for tests included in this panel.

** Additional tests to consider: Cancer Screen & Tumor Marker Panel; Complete Health Profile.

Complete Female Health Profile

If you want to take responsibility for your health, this is a complete package. This panel provides considerable information regarding your overall health and includes information about blood counts, kidney and liver functions, electrolytes, hormones, thyroid, heart, nutrition, cancer, hepatitis status, and HIV status. See the Women's Health page for tests included in this panel.

** Additional tests to consider: Cancer Screen & Tumor Marker Panel; Complete Health Profile.

Pregnancy Test (Urine)

This test will determine if you are pregnant.

** Additional tests to consider: General Wellness Check; Comprehensive STD Panel; Complete Health Profile.

Pregnancy Test Blood (includes Fetal Age)

This test will determine if you are pregnant. If you are at least two weeks pregnant, it may provide an indication of how far along you are in your pregnancy.

** Additional tests to consider: General Wellness Check; Comprehensive STD Panel; Complete Health Profile.

Male-specific Tests and Screens - Starting at $45

General Wellness Check for Men

This check-up will give a snapshot of your overall health. See the Men's Health page for tests included in this panel.

** Additional tests to consider: Complete Health Profile.

Male Health Panel

This panel provides an in-depth evaluation of your cholesterol, prostate, thyroid, heart, sugar levels, liver, and kidneys. See the Men's Health page for tests included in this panel.

** Additional tests to consider: Cancer Screen & Tumor Marker Panel; Complete Health Profile.

Complete Male Health Profile 

If you want to take responsibility for your health, this is a complete package. This panel provides a snapshot of your overall health and includes considerable information about blood counts, kidney and liver functions, electrolytes, male hormones, thyroid, heart, nutrition, cancer, hepatitis status, and HIV status. See the Men's Health page for tests included in this panel.

** Additional tests to consider: Individual tests that address specific issues of potential concern.

PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen) 

This test screens for prostate cancer, an enlarged prostate, and inflammation of the prostate.

** Additional tests to consider: Heart Healthy Screening; Cancer Screen & Tumor Marker Panel; Chemistry Panel; Complete Health Profile.

Competitive Prices on Our Most-requested Tests

Just because demand is higher for these tests, it doesn't mean we raise prices on them. At Labs+ in Louisville, we will meet or beat the prices of the same tests offered by our local competitors.

As an added bonus, at Labs+ you can get your lab results explained to you by a true medical professional. You can receive medical guidance from a doctor or nurse practitioner at no additional cost! That's up to a $99 savings for you (compared to other local testing facilities).

Call 502-244-8746 to learn more about these tests or to schedule an appointment. You can also stop by our office – walk-ins are always welcome.