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Cholesterol
Definition: The principal sterol of all higher animals, distributed in body tissues, especially the brain and spinal cord, and in animal fats and oils.

Synonym(s): Epicholesterol /

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   Dehydrocholesterols    Azacosterol    Cholesterol Esters
   Hydroxycholesterols    19-Iodocholesterol    Ketocholesterols
   Cholestanol    Cholesterol, Dietary    Cholesterol, HDL
   Cholesterol, LDL    Cholesterol, VLDL

See also:
Embolism, Cholesterol  Hypercholesterolemia   

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See also: - Embolism, Cholesterol - Hypercholesterolemia
Broader term(s): - Steroids - Sterols
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Narrow term(s): - Cholesterol, HDL
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  Medical News for "Cholesterol"
Eating Nuts May Help Cholesterol Levels   (05/10/2010, HealthDay)
Soy Won't Reduce Cholesterol After Menopause   (04/05/2010, Reuters Health)
Low-Fat Diet Does Little to Alter Cholesterol Levels   (03/18/2010, HealthDay)
Intense Cholesterol, Blood Pressure Therapies Don't Help Type 2 Diabetics   (03/14/2010, HealthDay)
Many WTC Responders Show Signs of Heart Trouble   (03/13/2010, HealthDay)
Processed Meat May Harm the Heart   (03/05/2010, HealthDay)
Hormone Outperforms Insulin in Diabetic Mice   (03/01/2010, HealthDay)
Low-Carb Diet Can Increase Bad Cholesterol Levels   (02/24/2010, Reuters Health)
1 in 5 U.S. Kids Has High Cholesterol   (01/21/2010, HealthDay)
For Heart Health, Focus on Risk Factors   (01/18/2010, HealthDay)
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Narrow term(s): - Cholestanol - Cholesterol, Dietary

See also: - Hypercholesterolemia

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  Broader term(s):
      Chemicals and Drugs
          Lipids
              Sterols 
              Membrane Lipids
                  Sterols 
      Chemicals and Drugs
          Polycyclic Compounds
              Steroids
                  Cholestanes
                      Sterols 
                      Cholestenes 

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