Which lab studies are useful in the diagnosis of obesity?

Updated: Jun 09, 2021
  • Author: Osama Hamdy, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Answer

Laboratory studies

  • Fasting lipid panel

  • Liver function studies

  • Thyroid function tests

  • Fasting glucose and hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c)


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