Mayo Medical Laboratories Now Offering Galectin-3 Diagnostic Testing

Heart failure mediated by elevated levels of a protein called galectin-3 affects between 30 percent and 50 percent of chronic heart failure patients and is associated with higher rates of mortality and rehospitalization. Mayo Medical Laboratories now offers galectin-3 testing to aid in the prognosis of patients diagnosed with chronic heart failure.

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This post was authored by the Marketing Team at Mayo Clinic Laboratories.

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