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Term:
serum cholesterol level (CMO:0002281)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
blood lipoprotein cholesterol level +   
blood total cholesterol level +   
plasma cholesterol level +   
serum cholesterol level +   
The 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, in a specified sample of serum, the clear liquid that separates from blood after it has clotted completely, i.e. blood plasma from which fibrinogen has been removed. Cholesterol in the serum is associated with various lipoproteins.
serum phytosterol level 
serum total bile acid 

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Related Synonyms: Not4Curation
Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982

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