• Mel Mel
    January 12, 2013
    I have a hdl of 84 &ldl of 85 what does this mean health wise?
    Mel Mel
    January 12, 2013

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  • Linda23 January 14, 2013
    Linda23
    January 14, 2013

    Shortly, you are very very healthy, if you have your total cholesterol, you can calculate the ratio to provide the risk for heart disease. 

     

    Calculation: total cholesterol/hdl = ratio

     

    The normal ratio should be under 5:1 according to AHA (American Heart Association).

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