Vitamin D is a vital vitamin for the body. It is necessary for strengthening the bones. Also, it plays a role in immunity and prevents cancer. Its deficiency could lead to distressing results.
Conditions in which it is tested:
- Aged people particularly those with minimal exposure to sunlight
- Hypocalcemia or hypercalcemia
- Suspected rickets and osteomalacia
- Renal Disorders
- Patients receiving vitamin D therapy notexhibiting clinical improvement