By: Sierra Dembski
What is LDL and HDL?
How do LDL and HDL differ structurally and functionally?
How are HDL and LDL associated with the risk for heart disease and other problems?
What else is monitored in the patient's blood?
What do the results of a cholesterol test mean?
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