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Term:
plasma total cholesterol level (CMO:0000585)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
plasma chylomicron cholesterol level 
plasma high density lipoprotein cholesterol level 
plasma intermediate density lipoprotein cholesterol level 
plasma low density lipoprotein cholesterol level +   
plasma non-HDL, non-LDL cholesterol level 
plasma total cholesterol level  
Measurement of the entire amount of cholesterol, a eukaryotic sterol that in higher animals is the precursor of bile acids and steroid hormones and a key constituent of cell membranes, without taking into account any association with other molecules such as lipoproteins, in a specified volume of plasma, the fibrinogen-containing fluid portion of the blood in which the particulate components are suspended.
plasma very low density lipoprotein cholesterol level 
serum total cholesterol level +   

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Related Synonyms: plasma TC level
Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982, Miller-Keane:Miller-Keane_Encyclopedia_and_Dictionary_of_Medicine_Nursing_and_Allied_Health--7th_Ed

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