Definitions

HDL Cholesterol

Diabetapedia definition: Stands for high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, which is a fat found in the blood that takes extra cholesterol form the blood to the liver for removal. Sometimes called “good” cholesterol.

Reference: National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse



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