Cholesterol test

Alternative Names

Total cholesterol test

Definition of Cholesterol test

A total cholesterol test measures all the cholesterol in your blood.

Review

David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 6/23/2010

Blood test
Cholesterol producers

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