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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

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Dr. Arun Prasad

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156 ldl to high

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Dr. Akhilesh Dubey MD

request to prescribe medicine to lower LDL cholesterol ... View answer

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Dr.   Munish Sood MD

but the intensity and frequency is increasing. The weight loss is high; from 156lbs to 139lbs. MRI and CT Scan also ... , LDL is normal. What other tests can be performed to identify the root cause? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Munish Sood ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr.  Anil Grover MD

HI I have a total cholesteral of 156. Hdl is 118 and LDL is 104....is this good or bad? I dont know if this matters but my glucose is 84. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anil Grover ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

my urine test shows pus cell 2-3 and epethelial cells 2-3?? My chlolestrol total is 221 hdl : 43 LDL :149.40 total : 5.14 ; ... View answer

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Dr.  Het Ram Bishnoi MD

cholesterol is 289. My HDL is 100, my triglycerides are 80, my LDL is 173, and my non-HDL is 189. Because my ... are high in cholesterol. Additionally, I haven't really worked to eliminate other high... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Karan Shekar MD

Thank you. What if you have good HDL (100) but the rest of the cholesterol (LDL) is high ... down, even medication-wise, so what is an effective way to get LDL down without statins, etc., because ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Karan Shekar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Richa Saxena MD

I just found out my LDL is 271. However, my HDL is very good. The doctor said my LDL should be under 100. He is putting me on Lipitor. However, I m concerned with this high number means plaque ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa Saxena ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)
Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

My LDL is 188 and my HDL and Triglycerides(82) is excellent says my doctor and my total is 272. So why is my LDL so high? and is that something to be concern about? I thought that by having a excellent... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaddadi Suresh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ms. Ketki MD

suffering from chest pain and my blood tests showed total cholestrol of 220 LDL 156 HDL 45 ... cause and recommendation. Is there a possible relation between the high cholestrol and high RBC... View answer

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Dr.   Richa Saxena MD

that my BP was very high. when i got a detailed blood test done, found out that my LDL cholestrol was 293 ... followed cholestrol reducing diets but today when i got a second test done, the LDL was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa Saxena ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)

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Dr.  Soumya MD

Hi, You need to have low calorie diet and exercise

Dr.  Laxmikant Soni MD

Dear, Ue lipid profile is suggesting deranged lipid profile...neef to reduce fat content and take high fiber diet along with low carbs. Lipid lowering drugs need to be started at the earliest. Thanks

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for providing more information. The results of your cholesterol and LDL do not indicate very high cholesterol levels. They are just above the target levels for adults. In my practice I recommend...