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A 60-year-old female asked:

I have concerning high cholesterol with a family history of heart disease? i had a nuclear stress test for chest pain heart good. no blood flow problems to the heart, but my cholesterol is 282 ldl=186 hdl=70 trg=126 is it possible one test is off

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
High LDL: Your LDL, the bad cholesterol, is much higher than desired. You need to see a doctor to devise a treatment suited for your circumstance. It may involve, dietary modification, weight loss, exercise, and drug treatment. Wish you good health!

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