Overview of RBC Folate
What is RBC Folate?
Why is RBC Folate done?
This test helps to detect the causes of conditions such as anaemia and neuropathy, to survey the nutrition levels in people and also to observe the outcomes of the treatment for the vitamin deficiency. You should also get tested if you experience deficiency symptoms such as loss of memory, anaemia or itchiness.
Preparation for RBC Folate
- No special preparation required
Sample Type for RBC Folate
Interpreting RBC Folate results
Normal test results determine that there is no vitamin deficiency. Also normal levels can indicate that the stored vitamin level has not yet been exhausted.