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... If you mean that your mother had two different blood tests done at two different labs and they came up with two different TC numbers, this is not surprising. They are likely using the same testing protocol, but these numbers are not absolutes like your height. ... (6 replies)
... refers to. If it IS 40, need to raise that HDL and lower the Total to get the ratio below 4.0. ... (20 replies)
... Hey bigal, your forumla is identical to the one you said was wrong. You said: LDL = TC - HDL - (Trigs/5) Which just happens to be the same exact forumula as: TC = LDL + HDL + (Trigs/5). (6 replies)

... The Friedewald Formula is normaly used to estimate LDL cholesterol. The only lipids that are directly read are TC, TG and HDL. The formal uses the following calculation: Estimation of LDL Cholesterol = Total Cholesterol HDL Cholesterol VLDL Cholesterol* * Estimation of VLDL Cholesterol = Trigs/5 (Trigs/2.2 for mmol/L) (6 replies)
... Your total cholesterol is 194. ... (7 replies)
... f having high cholesterol, unless you let it go on so long that you have a heart attack or stroke. What you can or can't eat will depend a lot upon how bad your cholesterol is. Before a blood test, eat a light meal. Especially avoid heavy carbohydrates like a big plate of spaghetti or a large sweet dessert. ... (3 replies)
... No the formula is wrong the correct one is Total cholesterol minus HDL minus the (Triglycerides divided by 5) So here is an example Chol.=174 Trig= 296 HDL= 54 LDL=60.8 174 - 54=120 296. divided by 5=59.2 120 -59.2 60.8 (6 replies)
... Lipoprint is the trademark name for it, but, in medical terms, it's called a LDL subfraction test. Many doctors are nowadays concerned about those people who have normal total cholesterol (TC) and normal LDL but that have abnormal LDL subfractions (LDL 3-7). It's people with those kinds of bad numbers that many doctors are missing and of whom treatment is "necessary". (16 replies)
... density lipoprotein cholesterol in all patients with acute myocardial infarction and coronary artery disease. ... (33 replies)
Help
Jul 22, 2008
... HDL because LDL is a measure of bad cholesterol and HDL is a measure of good cholesterol. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for letting me know about the discrepincies in drug store related cholesterol tests. This would certainly explain the 80 point difference with the lab. ... (30 replies)
... Some doctors go strictly by the ratio of total cholesterol to HDL. Mine is 3. ... (30 replies)
Cholesterol Test
Jul 6, 2004
... treatment for high cholesterol is advised. ... (7 replies)
... HDL because LDL is a measure of bad cholesterol and HDL is a measure of good cholesterol. ... (4 replies)
... HDL because LDL is a measure of bad cholesterol and HDL is a measure of good cholesterol. ... (8 replies)
... Somehow a total cholesterol level of 200 has become some sort of magic number to many people. But it really isn't. ... (3 replies)
... Lenin, You should get a kick out of this FDA Approval memo - it's every bit as legit as yours, and is for Baycol, the statin drug which was recently pulled from the market due to safety concerns. So much for 'FDA Approval"... HubbleRules :cool: :cool: :cool: ========================================================= (34 replies)
... Even with the Chinese diet, the direct correlation between higher cholesterol and extremely higher risk of heart disease and ischemic strok is quite evident. ... (3 replies)
... People with high LDL levels can protects LDL cholesterol from oxidising, thus reducing damage to arteries by supplementing with a high level Allicin supplement. ... (11 replies)
... As I expected, attacking cholesterol with a one pronged attack still leaves two of your ratios in the high risk category. ... (32 replies)




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