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Term:
blood LDL cholesterol amount (VT:0000181)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
blood chylomicron cholesterol amount 
blood HDL cholesterol amount  
blood IDL cholesterol amount 
blood LDL cholesterol amount +   
The proportion, quantity, or volume in whole blood, serum, or plasma of the lipoprotein: cholesterol complex that transports cholesterol out of the arteries and around the body, for use by various tissues in normal bodily functions.
blood non-HDL cholesterol amount 
blood VLDL cholesterol amount  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: blood LDL-C amount ;   blood low density lipoprotein cholesterol amount ;   circulating LDL cholesterol amount
Broad Synonyms: LDL cholesterol level
Related Synonyms: LDL level ;   circulating LDL cholesterol level
Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8, MP:0000181

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