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Cholesterol: Cholesterol as a risk factor for other medical conditions.
Introduction: High cholesterol is a serious condition. There are various other conditions for which cholesterol-related conditions are a risk factor. For general information on high cholesterol, see also high cholesterol, complications of high cholesterol, and high cholesterol as a symptom.

Condition count: 14; see list of conditions below.
Risk factor classes: Diseases (130)

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Cholesterol: Diseases list

The following list of medical conditions have 'Cholesterol' or similar listed as a risk factor in our database:







  • Stroke ... high blood cholesterol levels


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