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High LDL cholesterol

High LDL cholesterol: Introduction

High LDL cholesterol: conditions which present with elevated low density lipoproteins in the blood. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of High LDL cholesterol, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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High LDL cholesterol: Symptom Checker

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High LDL cholesterol Treatments

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High LDL cholesterol: Animations


High LDL cholesterol: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for High LDL cholesterol may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to High LDL cholesterol

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High LDL cholesterol: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and High LDL cholesterol

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster more »

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of the conditions which may be causes of chest pain, more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: High LDL cholesterol

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High LDL cholesterol: Related Rare Diseases

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High LDL cholesterol: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of High LDL cholesterol

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How Common are these Causes of High LDL cholesterol?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of High LDL cholesterol. Of the 16 causes of High LDL cholesterol that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 16 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: High LDL cholesterol:

The following list of conditions have 'High LDL cholesterol' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of High LDL cholesterol Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of High LDL cholesterol based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of High LDL cholesterol:

    Medical Conditions associated with High LDL cholesterol:

    Blood lipid symptoms (64 causes), Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

    Symptoms related to High LDL cholesterol:

    Triglycerides (40 causes), Atherosclerosis (35 causes), Obesity (236 causes), HDL (40 causes), VLDL, High density lipoproteins, Very low density lipoproteins, Fats, Lipids (40 causes), Statins, Cholesterol lowering agents

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