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Term:
blood cholesterol amount (VT:0000180)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cholesterol amount +     
blood bile acid amount 
blood cholesterol amount +   
The proportion, quantity, or volume in whole blood, serum, or plasma of the most abundant steroid in animal tissues, and precursor to steroid hormones and bile salts; also component of plasma membranes.
blood phytosterol amount +  
brain cholesterol amount 
liver cholesterol amount  
milk cholesterol amount 
muscle cholesterol amount 

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: blood cholesterol level ;   circulating cholesterol level
Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8

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