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A lipoprotein substances (combination of a thick and a protein) which acts as a carrier for cholesterol and fats in the bloodstream. High levels of low density lipoprotein are considered a positive risk factor for the development of coronary artery malady. Smaller than 130 mg/dl is desirable, 130 to 159 mg/dl is borderline tall, over 160 is considered high. Acronym: LDL
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