Alkaline Phosphatase Test Near Me

What is an Alkaline Phosphatase Test?

The alkaline phosphatase test (ALP) is used to help detect liver disease or bone disorder.

Who should get an Alkaline Phosphatase Test?

An ALP test may be ordered often with a group of other tests called a liver panel. It is also usually ordered along with several other tests when a person has symptoms of a liver or bone disorder.

Signs and symptoms of liver involvement may include:

  1. Weakness, fatigue, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, abdominal swelling and/or pain
  2. Jaundice, dark urine, light-colored stool, itching 

Some examples of the signs and symptoms suggesting a bone disorder include:

  1. Bone and/or joint pain
  2. Increased frequency of fractures
  3. Deformed bones

When will I receive my results?

Once completed, you will receive your results within 3-5 business days in your LabFinder portal.

How do I prepare? Do I need to fast?

No preparation or fasting required. Just bring your LabFinder Order and Insurance Card to your appointment.

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This is for educational purposes only. LabFinder does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. All users should consult with a medical provider in person for any health concerns.
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