HDL definition

  • abbreviation:
    • high-density lipoprotein
  • initialism:
    • Initialism of high-density lipoprotein.
    • Initialism of Equipment Explanation Language.
  • noun:
    • high-density lipoprotein, a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in blood; large levels are usually connected with reduced threat of cardiovascular system condition and atherosclerosis; occasionally known as great cholesterol levels. Compared with LDL.
    • a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol within the blood; composed of a higher proportion of protein and relatively small cholesterol levels; high levels are thought to be associated with reduced danger of cardiovascular illness and atherosclerosis

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