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Term:
blood total cholesterol level (CMO:0000051)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
blood apolipoprotein level +  
blood chylomicron level +  
blood lipoprotein cholesterol level +   
blood lipoprotein phospholipid level +   
blood lipoprotein triglyceride level +   
blood oxidized LDL level +  
blood total cholesterol level +   
Measurement of the entire amount of cholesterol, a eukaryotic sterol that in higher animals is the precursor of bile acids and steroid hormones and a key constituent of cell membranes, without taking into account any association with other molecules such as lipoproteins, in a specified volume of blood, the fluid that circulates through the heart, arteries, capillaries and veins carrying nutrients and oxygen to the body tissues and metabolites away from them.
calculated blood lipoprotein level +  
plasma cholesterol level +   
serum cholesterol level +   

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: blood TC level
Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982, Saunders:Saunders_Comprehensive_Veterinary_Dictionary--3rd_Ed

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