Question

The "bad" type of cholesterol that we have been concerned about in recent years, which is found in the arteries, is known as

a. high-density lipoprotein (HDL).

b. low-density lipoprotein (LDL).

c. total cholesterol.

d. triglyceride.

Solution

Verified
Answered 2 years ago
Answered 2 years ago
Step 1
1 of 6

About the level of fat in the blood, we distinguish total cholesterol, very-low-density lipoproteins (VLDL), low-density lipoproteins (LDL), high-density lipoproteins (HDL), and triglyceride. The worst among them is LDL. Normal cholesterol levels in a healthy individual must be less than 5 mmol / L.

Create a free account to view solutions

Create a free account to view solutions

Recommended textbook solutions

Health 16th Edition by Rebecca J. Donatelle

Health

16th EditionISBN: 9780135173794 (1 more)Rebecca J. Donatelle
391 solutions
Pharmacology and the Nursing Process 7th Edition by Julie S Snyder, Linda Lilley, Shelly Collins

Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

7th EditionISBN: 9780323087896Julie S Snyder, Linda Lilley, Shelly Collins
397 solutions
The Human Body in Health and Disease 7th Edition by Gary A. Thibodeau, Kevin T. Patton

The Human Body in Health and Disease

7th EditionISBN: 9780323402118Gary A. Thibodeau, Kevin T. Patton
1,525 solutions
Clinical Reasoning Cases in Nursing 7th Edition by Julie S Snyder, Mariann M Harding

Clinical Reasoning Cases in Nursing

7th EditionISBN: 9780323527361Julie S Snyder, Mariann M Harding
2,565 solutions

More related questions

1/4

1/7