Vitamin D Blood Test

You can attend immediately for this test between 7 am until 1 pm Mon - Sat.
This private blood test for Vitamin D (25-OH) in London has a guaranteed turnaround time of 1 working day or less and tests for Vitamin D (25-OH) only. Turnaround Time
Attend Walk in Lab
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GP Referral Included
Doctors Interpretation of your Results
Results sent via Email
Vitamin D, 25-Hydroxy is used to evaluate bone health. Vitamin D, 25-Hydroxy is measured in blood in order to check for a problem related to bone metabolism or parathyroid function, possible Vitamin D deficiency or malabsorption.

Vitamin D is an important vitamin, essential for good bone health. It is manufactured in the skin through sunlight exposure and is found in several foods. Prolonged Vitamin D lack can cause osteomalacia, a disease which causes severe structural deformities to the skeleton. Lower level Vitamin D deficiency can lead to a number of non-specific symptoms, including chronic pain, weak bones, frequent infections depression and fatigue.

It has been estimated that between 50-70% of people living in the northern Europe (where daylight length reduces your chances of receiving adequate sunlight in the winter) are deficient in this vitamin by March each year which is why health screening for this important vitamin is essential.