Dyslipidemia - PERLA Health


Dyslipidemia means abnormal levels of Cholesterol, so levels of Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL) and High Density Lipoprotein (HDL) that are either too high (hyperlipidemia) or too low (hypolipidemia).


  1. NHS UK. What is high cholesterol? https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/high-cholesterol/ (accessed 31. July 2020)
  2. Mayo Clinic. High Cholesterol. https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/symptoms-causes/syc-20350800 (accessed 31. July 2020)
  3. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). LDL and HDL Cholesterol: “Bad” and “Good” Cholesterol. https://www.cdc.gov/cholesterol/ldl_hdl.htm (accessed 31. July 2020)
  4. Johns Hopkins: Patient Guide to Diabetes. DYSLIPIDEMIA (HIGH CHOLESTEROL). https://hopkinsdiabetesinfo.org/dyslipidemia/ (accessed 1. August 2020)

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