Fatty Acid Test

This test measures the blood level of Free (Nonesterified) Fatty Acids.

View Sample Results

Fatty Acid Test FAQ

What is a Free Fatty Acid Test?

The Free Fatty Acid Test measures the blood level of (Nonesterified) Free Fatty Acids.

Why is a Free Fatty Acid Test important?

Free fatty acids are useful for assessing fatty acid oxidation in patients. Elevated levels are associated with abnormal blood glucose control (e.g. diabetes) or poor lipolysis.

What type of specimen will I submit?

This Fatty Acid Test is a blood test.

Do I need to fast to take this test?

An 8-12 hour fast is recommended before testing.

How long does it take to get test results?

It typically takes 4 business days or less.

Accesa Labs does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. All users should consult with a medical provider for specific health concerns.

Last updated on September 14, 2017

Fatty Acid Test for $159



Related To The Fatty Acid Test

Fatty Acid Test at Guaranteed Prices.
Our Fatty Acid Test price includes the following:
  • A doctor's lab order
  • 24 / 7 order processing
  • Access to 1000+ Quest labs
How It Works
1. Order Online
No separate office visit required.
2. Visit Lab
Get tested at a lab near me.
3. Receive Results
Get electronic results securely.