VITAMIN B12 TEST
DETECTION OF LIFE-THREATENING DISEASES
WHY SHOULD I GET TESTED?
Vitamin B12 levels are not routinely checked during doctor visits; although, a deficiency is associated with macrocytic anemia, megaloblasic anemia, pernicious anemia, atrophic gastritis, and post-surgical malabsorption.
Optimal Vitamin B12 levels increases your energy, boosts your metabolism, supports your nervous system, and regulates your immune system.
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Secure Health Partners is your local source for reliable and quick test procedures.
- Safe & Easy Testing
- Professionally Trained Onsite Staff
HOW IT WORKS
Just three simple steps to get your results:
1. WALK-IN OR SCHEDULE YOUR TEST
Simply walk in during normal business hours, or call ahead to schedule with us 303-963-5554
2. VISIT OUR OFFICE
Our professional team will perform your quick and easy test procedure
3. GET YOUR RESULTS
Quick turnaround time with test results delivered via Email, mailed to your home, or picked up at our office.
Call (303) 963-5554 today with any questions!
- When should I get tested?
If you have abnormal Complete Blood Count (CBC) results or to monitor diagnosed anemia; although, it is important to take proactive action if you experience any of the following signs or symptoms relating to a Vitamin B12 deficiency:
- Loss of appetite
- Dizziness or trouble walking
- Numbness or tingling of hands/feet
- What is being tested?
Vitamin B12, aka cobalamin, is found in foods from animals, such as red meat, fish, chicken, milk, and eggs. It helps make proteins and is essential for creating new blood cells, brain performance, and nervous system function.
A Vitamin B12 test measures the vitamin levels in the blood plasma to analyze whether the level is adequate for the body's needs.
- Do I need to fast?
No, a Vitamin B12 test does not require any preparation before the blood sample is collected.
- How do I get the results?
The results usually take 3 to 5 business days and can be delivered in 3 convenient ways: directly to your device through email, sent to your home through mail, or picked up in the office.
- Other tests I may be interested in?
A Micronutrients tests 32 nutritional components that are essential for overall balance and growth.