4 doctors weighed in:

How can you calculate hdl?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Howard Rubin
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: HDL

Hdl is measured LDL is calculated from a formula including the total cholesterol, triglyceride level, and hdl.

In brief: HDL

Hdl is measured LDL is calculated from a formula including the total cholesterol, triglyceride level, and hdl.
Dr. Howard Rubin
Dr. Howard Rubin
Thank
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Hdl

If you know the total cholesterol (tc) and the LDL and triglyceride the formula s is tc =ldl +hdl + triglycerides /5.

In brief: Hdl

If you know the total cholesterol (tc) and the LDL and triglyceride the formula s is tc =ldl +hdl + triglycerides /5.
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Thank
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Blood test

Complete lipid profile will give you all what you need to measure in lab.

In brief: Blood test

Complete lipid profile will give you all what you need to measure in lab.
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
46 years in practice
16M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors