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High cholesterol. How to reduce it? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 27-Oct-2013
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Doctor:Hi
User:Hi, Good Mrng
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:My name is XXXXXXX
User:i recently did my health check up(2 days back)
User:i am bit concerned on my cholestrol levels which i understood is very high
User:these are the results which i got
User:CHOLESTEROL, TOTAL – 206 ALANINE AMINOTRANSFERASE - 57 TRIGLYCERIDES - 233 DIRECT LDL - 130 CHOLESTEROL/HDL RATIO – 5.2
User:can u kindly check and advise/
Doctor:Yes, your lipid profile seems altered.
Doctor:Total cholesterol, triglyceride and LDL are in higher limits.
Doctor:May I know your current height and weight?
Doctor:DO you consume alcohol?
User:ht - 5.5 and Wt - 81 Kg
User:monthly once i consume alcohol
Doctor:Your weight is above normal limits;
Doctor:I presume this could be the reason for high cholesterols.
User:ok, how to reduce this
Doctor:In this I recommend my patients to reduce weight.
Doctor:Are you there?
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