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... I would appreciate any discussion by those who think my total and ldl are too low. Also, any opinions on the relationship to testosterone and Prolactin levels. ... (11 replies)
... Don't know if you are on meds for the cholesterol or not, but those are pretty darn good numbers. Your CHL ratio is your total cholesterol divided by your HDL. Your LDL is a calulation done by taking your Trigs. ... (3 replies)
... I've been struggling with high cholesterol for awhile now despite regular exercise and a healthy diet. It runs in my family. ... (0 replies)

... Okay, on October 12th here were my numbers: Total Cholesterol 247 Triglyceride 157 HDL 46 VLDL-Calc 31 LDL-Calc 170 After 6 weeks on Zocor, as of November 27th, here are the new ones: (4 replies)
... Ok, I am 18, male slightly underweight..these are actually my numbers from late 2000 and early 2001, I will be adding my current ones very soon (just took the fasting blood work today for it) Oct 2000, pre-accutane: White blood cell count 11.7 Red blood cell count 5.47 glucose serum 99 Triglycerides 331 (ouch?!) HDL 34 VLDL 66 LDL 66 (4 replies)
... You might be genetically unlucky to have an unfavorable blood cholesterol profile. ... (6 replies)
... Okay here are my latest numbers, I am sorry but I can't make heads or tails out of any of this, I am hoping some one out there can help me.. Total LDL-C direct 213 Total HDL-C direct 44 Total VLDL-C direct 27 Sum total cholesterol 284 Trigs 194 Total Non -Hdl -c 240 Total APOB 100-CALC 157 LP(a) cholesterol 3.0 (6 replies)
... Okay here are my latest numbers, I am sorry but I can't make heads or tails out of any of this, I am hoping some one out there can help me.. Total LDL-C direct 213 Total HDL-C direct 44 Total VLDL-C direct 27 Sum total cholesterol 284 Trigs 194 Total Non -Hdl -c 240 Total APOB 100-CALC 157 LP(a) cholesterol 3.0 (18 replies)
New Numbers
Nov 25, 2009
... Here are my new numbers (fasting). I think they look fine but I'm not as facile as others here interpreting. If anyone sees any problem areas ... Total LDL-C Direct 122 TotalHDL-C Direct 108 Total VLDL-C Direct 14 Sum Total Cholesterol 244 Triglycerides-Dkirect 66 (1 replies)
Test Results ughh
Feb 24, 2010
... Hi Everyone, I am 36 years old been on lipitor 5mg (half a pill) on and off (mostly on) since I was 27. Below are my test results from yesterday. I am a little bothered because my doctor wants to up my dose based on the numbers below and I think they are fine. My ratio is excellent. When I first started on lipitor I took 10mg and it wore me out, I can function well on 5mg... (5 replies)
... I got the results of this week's blood test. I am pleased with everything except the old bugaboo, Lp(a). My last month's regimen was double the Lipitor (from 10 to 20 mg.), 500 mg. SLO-Niacin (OTC), calorie counting with a little nod to lower fats, especially butterfat...most cooking done with canola sauteeing. I eat 6 eggs a week and a glass of kefir made with 2% milk... (42 replies)
... I thought total cholesterol was now suposed to be WAY below this! ... (1 replies)
... LDL is not typically measured directly, but instead calculated from total cholesterol, HDL, and triglycerides. ... (5 replies)
... My father recently passed away, first bypass at 55, second at 62 and sudden death at 65. I have always tried to stay reasonably fit and my cholesterol is relatively normal. ... (2 replies)
... Good day. I have been having some discomforting pain in my chest area recently. The pain appears to be near my heart, and between my heart and shoulder. I occasionally feel it 'travel' to my bicep area. Because of of this, I went to my doctor and had him perform some tests. One of those tests was a blood test, of course. Most everything came out normal, except these... (5 replies)
... Thanks Cobalt, :) You are correct. The lady on the phone had LDL at 50.8 to be exact. Today I celebrated with 2 eggs and a donut. :) Haven't had those in awhile. (11 replies)
... LDL should be 51--great ratio of HDL/LDL and HDL/Total :) The Friedwald equation is used to approximate the LDL based on the "average" composition of VLDL (carrier of TG and cholesteryl ester) in most people works out to be ~ 5 mg/dL triglyceride per mg/dL VLDL carrier. As the TG concentration is increased in the plasma, the approximation is less accurate and the cutoff... (11 replies)
... I just had a large panel of tests done. The Cardio CRP is extremely high and I have no clue as to why. Last time it was checked back in December it was only 0.9. Nothing has really changed for me health-wise since then. Still waiting to hear back from my PCP on what to do, but in the meantime, it has me concerned. What could cause such a huge jump in only 6 months time? I had... (0 replies)
... I had hypothyroidism at the time of test. Not taking statin and want to get my thyroid under control first. Cholesterol, Total 318H 125-200mg/dL HDL 57 or-46mg/dL triglycerides 186H 150mg/dL LDL-cholesterol 224H 130mg/dL (calc) Chol/HDLC ratio 5.6H or = 5 .0 (calc) None... (1 replies)
... I lost 30 pounds in 3 months and as you can see my cholesterol came down in two month. ... (11 replies)




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