Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin) and Folate Panel, Serum

The Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin) and Folate Panel, Serum test contains 1 test with 2 biomarkers. Folic acid deficiency is common in pregnant women, alcoholics, patients with diets that do not include raw fruits and vegetables, and people with structural damage to the small intestine. The most reliable and direct method of diagnosing folate deficiency is the determination of folate levels in both erythrocytes and serum. Low folic acid levels, however, can also be the result of a primary Vitamin B12 deficiency that decreases the ability of cells to take up folic acid. Vitamin B12 is decreased in per
General Health, Pregnancy, Anemia, Neurological Disorders
This test requires in-person visit to provider's patient service station near your location
In-person visit
 Venous blood will be collected from your vein by healthcare professional
Blood (Venous)
Analytes Included
  • Folate (Vitamin B9/folic acid)
  • Vitamin B12 (cobalamin)