Lp-PLA2 (PLAC test)

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This test otherwise known as the PLAC test measures the amount of lipoprotein- associated phospholipase (Lp-PLA2) in blood. Lp-PLA2 is an enzyme primarily associated with low density lipoprotein (LDL). LDL carries Lp-PLA2 to the coronary artery walls where it activates an inflammatory response.

This is a blood test that we offer. We also offer this as part of our healthy heart screen.

This tests costs £94.00 and the results are back in two days.

The cost of having this test with the HCA is £25.00 for the phlebotomy or you may prefer a GP consultation which costs £85.00

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We will confirm your appointment by phone or email


Lp-PLA2 (PLAC test) with Health Care Assistant £119
Lp-PLA2 (PLAC test) with GP Consultation £179