A 40-year-old member asked:
Can you tell me how are ldl, hdl, and cholesterol related to heart disease?
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Pathology 49 years experience
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A 37-year-old member asked:
How are levels of HDL and LDL linked to heart disease?
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Cardiology 51 years experience
Lipids: In general HDL helps keep fatty deposits from forming in blood vessels and LDL helps form fatty deposits in blood vessels. Blocked heart blood vessels by fatty deposits and their evolution cause heart disease.
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Last updated Jun 10, 2014
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