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Descriptor English:   Cholesterol 
Descriptor Spanish:   Colesterol 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Colesterol 
Synonyms English:   Epicholesterol  
Tree Number:   D04.210.500.247.222.284
Definition English:   The principal sterol of all higher animals, distributed in body tissues, especially the brain and spinal cord, and in animal fats and oils. 
Indexing Annotation English:   GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics; /biosyn /physiol permitted; /blood: consider also HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA & specifics; cholesterol granuloma = CHOLESTEROL + GRANULOMA, FOREIGN-BODY
Entry Combination - descr/qualif English:   Cholesterol/antagonists & inhibitors use Anticholesteremic Agents
See Related English:   Embolism, Cholesterol
History Note English:   /blood was BLOOD CHOLESTEROL 1963-67 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis BI biosynthesis
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CS chemical synthesis CH chemistry
CL classification DF deficiency
EC economics GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   2834 
Unique Identifier:   D002784 

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