Lipids are fatty substances used by the body as a source of energy. Although lipids are needed for normal body functioning, increase levels might lead to life-threatening conditions. Thyrocare Lipid profile tests for 8 parameters that estimate your risk of developing cardiovascular diseases. This profile serves as an initial screening method to determine abnormal cholesterol levels. Lipid Profile offered by Thyrocare includes various tests such as Total Cholesterol, HDL, LDL, Triglyceride, Non - HDL Cholesterol, VLDL, LDL HDL Ratio, and TC HDL Cholesterol Ratio to determine risks of developing coronary artery diseases.