LDH (lactate dehydrogenase )
- A lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) test measures the amount of LDH in the blood.
- Lactate dehydrogenase is an enzyme that the body uses during the process of turning sugar into energy for your cells to use.
- This test helps to detect if there is tissue damage.
- This test helps to detect anemia, liver disease, lung disease, and some types of infections.