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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
lipid amount +     
blood lipid amount +   
cholesterol amount +   
fatty acid amount +   
liver lipid amount 
muscle lipid amount +  
triglyceride amount +   
The proportion, quantity, or volume in a body tissue or fluid of this molecule, glycerol esterified at each of its three hydroxyl groups by a fatty acid; triglyceride is an important molecule for storage of fatty acids in adipose tissue.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: triacylglycerol level ;   triglyceride level
Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8, MP:0000187

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