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A 18-year-old female asked:

Should i be concerned with my cholesterol levels? total: 213, hdl: 100, ldl: 102

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
HDL is great!: Your elevated total cholesterol is in part a reflection of your very high HDL, which is the heart-protective subtype of cholesterol. So these are actually very good numbers, and you should have no cause for concern.

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Last updated Feb 26, 2015

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