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High-density lipoprotein (HDL)

Pronunciation: (lip-o-PRO-teen)

A form of cholesterol that circulates in the blood. Commonly called "good" cholesterol. High HDL lowers the risk of heart disease. An HDL of 60 mg/dl or greater is considered high and is protective against heart disease. An HDL less than 40 mg/dl is considered low and increases the risk for developing heart disease.

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-- High-density lipoprotein (HDL) --
high-density lipoprotein cholesterol
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