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... If you have total cholesterol and triglycerides you can calculate your LDL. ... (3 replies)
... I am pleased with all of the above and my LDL must be quit low as well. Once I figure out how to calculate it I will post it . Anyway, I might be getting just a wee bit to much of Vytorin and might cut my pill in half. ... (11 replies)
Weird Cholesterol
Oct 22, 2004
... Those are excellent numbers, especially your high HDL level and very low triglyceride level. And don't worry about that LDL of 170 because that number isn't accurate. ... (7 replies)

... There is more to the calculation than you have included. One factor is your total cholesterol. ... (1 replies)
... years now, and my cholesterol numbers have been "good" according to my doctor. I also take Micardis for high blood pressure. ... (5 replies)
... cholesterol reading which is both worrying and surprising. My cholesterol is 211, HDL 53 and LDL 149. ... (0 replies)
Fish Oil...
Nov 11, 2007
... From what I've read this is what you most likely can expect for fish oil. In most cases it will not lower your total cholesterol or LDL. ... (19 replies)
... your LDL and then see if you have a real concern. ... (9 replies)
... D It is an approxiamation to calculate LDL but only that. ... (24 replies)
... Putting the numbers into the right had side give a total cholesterol of 283, far worse than the 228. Usually when tiglycerides are that high one is usually told "cannot calculate LDL with triglycerides over 400. ... (4 replies)
... Sounds like the 265 should be the TC, as the way I calculate it, that would make her LDL 146. If those are her correct numbers, her ratio should be about 2.5. Don't sound bad to me. ... (25 replies)
Lp(a)/LDL
Apr 26, 2005
... is a variant form of LDL that it would be included as part of the overall calculated LDL package. ... (3 replies)
... ither satisfying or necessarily conclusive information. But I think it is vital info to those that hang their hats on the results and ups or downs of a couple of cholesterol readings and ratios. ... (34 replies)
... I'm not sure what conversion factors you were using, but I came up with completely different numbers, plus, triglycerides have a different molecular weight than cholesterol and requires the use of a different conversion factor. ... (8 replies)
... LDL cholesterol can be broken down into two kinds, pattern A and pattern B. LDL pattern A is large fluffy particles that are less dense than pattern B and not easily oxidized. ... (5 replies)
... dl. Your posted HDL is not too bad, but could be a little higher. ... (1 replies)
... Statin. Slowed the drinking of alcohol and soda, cut back the calories to lose some weight, cut the bad fat to lose some points and I only managed a 22 point in total cholesterol. ... (10 replies)
... Frankie...I think she meant her diabetes can up the Trigs.???? Finally got hubby taking it, and also he found a nice apple/cinnamon oatmeal he likes, so we are making progress with him. I'm really hoping his Trigs. next test come down, as U know, he is always in the 400's. Oh well, at least he is giving it the old college try... :) Have a good one, and TTYL.... :wave: (41 replies)
... If your triglycerides are still very high, ask your doctor to measure your HDL and LDL directly. The standard lipid test uses a formula to calculate LDL based on your total cholesterol. ... (41 replies)
... people they said that total cholesterol seldom, or rarely ever goes under 90 on anyone. They said these numbers were excellent. ... (8 replies)


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