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Question: Bad Cholersterol 743


 Laurapf50 - Fri Oct 21, 2005 11:46 am

any advice?
 Dr. Anthony Solomon - Sat Nov 12, 2005 6:02 pm

Please post the following results (if the tests were all done) to facilitate a suitable response:

Total Cholesterol reading
HDL-Cholesterol reading
LDL-Cholesterol reading
Triglycerides reading

If your Total Cholesterol is 743mg/dl, this is grossly elevated. Normal range is less than 200mg/dl.

Dr Anthony Solomon
Consultant Physician, Tropical & Genitourinary Medicine

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