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Descriptor English:   Hypercholesterolemia 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hipercolesterolemia 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hipercolesterolemia 
Synonyms English:   Cholesterol Level, High
Cholesterol Levels, High
Cholesterol, Elevated
Cholesterols, Elevated
Elevated Cholesterol
Elevated Cholesterols
High Cholesterol Level
High Cholesterol Levels
Level, High Cholesterol
Levels, High Cholesterol  
Tree Number:   C18.452.584.500.500.396
Definition English:   A condition with abnormally high levels of CHOLESTEROL in the blood. It is defined as a cholesterol value exceeding the 95th percentile for the population. 
History Note English:   80; was HYPERCHOLESTEREMIA 1963-79; HYPERLIPEMIA, ESSENTIAL FAMILIAL was heading 1963-79 (see note under HYPERLIPIDEMIA for former cross refs to it) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   7117 
Unique Identifier:   D006937 

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