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Term:
blood triglyceride level (CMO:0000118)
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blood free fatty acids level +   
blood lipoprotein measurement +   
blood phospholipid level +   
blood sterol level +   
blood triglyceride level +   
The amount of triglycerides in a specific 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. Triglycerides are any of a group of lipids that are esters formed from one molecule of glycerol and three molecules of one or more fatty acids, are widespread in adipose tissue, and commonly circulate in the blood in the form of lipoproteins.
plasma lipid level +   
serum lipid level +   

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Definition Sources: Merriam-Webster:Merriam-Websters_Online_Dictionary--11th_Ed, Saunders:Saunders_Comprehensive_Veterinary_Dictionary--3rd_Ed

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