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A cholesterol blood test measures the amount of cholesterol in the body. There are two types of cholesterol; the "good" cholesterol or HDL, and the "bad" cholesterol or LDL. High cholesterol levels in the blood can lead to heart attack, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease. Learn more about cholesterol tests and how to interpret them.

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  • Bad Cholesterol Test
  • Good Cholesterol Test
  • HDL Cholesterol Test
  • LDL Cholesterol Test
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