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Term:
plasma glycerol level (CMO:0002681)
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plasma glycerol level 
The amount of free glycerol, a trihydroxy sugar alcohol produced by lipolysis of triglycerides in adipose tissue and a precursor for the synthesis of triacylglycerols and phospholipids in the body, found in a specific volume of plasma, the fibrinogen-containing fluid portion of the blood in which the particulate components are suspended.
serum blood glycerol level 

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Related Synonyms: plasma free glycerol level
Definition Sources: Churchill_Livingstone:Dictionary_of_Sport_and_Exercise_Science_and_Medicine_2008, Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glycerol#Metabolism "Wikipedia" "Wikipedia", ISBN:978-1416049982, Miller-Keane:Miller-Keane_Encyclopedia_and_Dictionary_of_Medicine_Nursing_and_Allied_Health--7th_Ed

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