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Term:
blood VLDL cholesterol amount (VT:0005144)
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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 +   
blood non-HDL cholesterol amount 
blood VLDL cholesterol amount  
The proportion, quantity, or volume in whole blood, serum, or plasma of the lipoprotein:cholesterol complex that normally transports triglycerides from the intestine and liver to muscle and adipose tissue.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: blood VLDL-C amount ;   blood very low density lipoprotein cholesterol amount ;   circulating VLDL cholesterol amount
Related Synonyms: circulating VLDL cholesterol level
Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8, MP:0005144

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