RLP cholesterol

RLP cholesterol

Remnant-like particle cholesterol Cardiology A form of cholesterol that is ↑ in Pts who have had acute MIs and have otherwise normal LDL-C and HDL-C; remnant lipoproteins result from metabolism of VLDLs; RLP cholesterol occurs in Pts with type III dyslipidemia. See Dyslipidemia.
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