What are the triglycerides levels?

Triglycerides. Triglycerides are one of the categories of lipids or fats in the blood stream. The main two are cholesterol and triglycerides and there are subtypes.
150. Is upper limit of normal, high is above this and greater than 499 is very high.

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What causes high triglyceride levels?

Many causes. Triglycerides ( fat) can by elevated by many causes. Diet, including both fat and sugar intake can do this. Medications, other diseases such as diabetes, kidney disease, or liver disease can also cause high tg's. Alcohol, estrogen, are common causes and finally less common, but often more severe are genetic or inherited disorders of triglyceride metabolism. Read more...

What can elevate triglyceride levels?

High Triglycerides. Elevated blood sugar causes elevated triglycerides. Triglycerides are higher if you are not consuming enough omega 3s, too. Read more...
Sugar in diet. processed sugar, found in candy, sweets and processed foods (soda) can elevate your triglycerides. Try to avoid hidden fats such as luncheon meats, hot dogs and fatty food snacks such as chips. Eat low saturated fat-less meat and less fried foods since they can elevate triglyceride levels. Read more...

What can cause low triglyceride levels and low thyrotropin levels? My triglyceride level is 42 and my thyrotropin level is 1.04. Results from 4.5.14

Normal. Hi. That thyrotropin (TSH) is normal, not low. It suggests you have normal thyroid function (assuming you have normal pituitary function). And your triglycerides at face value would just suggest you're very insulin-sensitive (a good thing), although genetic influences are certainly possible. To your good health! . Read more...

What causes Triglyceride level to rise in blood in people with CKD? Any particular food to blame?

Depends. It may be a independent issue. Diet/gene are equally involved. Just not eating breakfast / pre-diabetic state will cause it. Fried fatty food will contribute so also obesity and lac of physical activity. Read more...
Yes, carbs. Triglycerides increase because of consumption of excess amounts of carbs. Read this short article on lowering triglycerides: https://www.kaushikmd.com/get-started/ For food ideas, go to: https://www.kaushikmd.com/category/recipe/ Read more...

Ttl 210 hdl 54 ldl 81.60 vldl 74.40 triglycerides 465 ldl 3.89 blood sugar normal what cause for high triglyceride level?

Many causes possible. High triglycerides can be caused by many problems including: familial genetic problems, obesity, high fat diet, alcohol intake, oral contraceptives, metabolic syndrome (insulin resistance), low thyroid, certain medications (hiv meds, steroids, cyclosporin, tamoxifen), kidney disease (nephrotic syndrome). You need to see your doctor for a complete evaluation. Read more...