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16 Jul 2010

cholestrol
Hi Dr

Is the below considered high cholestrol? Its for a 27 year old Indian femail (doesn''t drink and smoke), weight approx 44kg:
Total chole = 6.72
hdl = 2.12
ldl = 4.2 something

ratio of total and hdl is 2.2 something.

Thanks,
Anita
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cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Anita

Yes, it is high cholestrol, especially the LDL is very high. Consult a dietician for a diet and have your cholestrol tested regularly.

Regards




Dr Anrich Burger
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