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  1. Cholesterol is a soft, waxy substance that is present in all parts of the body including the ... and obtained from animal products in the diet. Cholesterol is manufactured in the liver and is needed ...
  2. Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like material that is found in all parts of the body. It ...
  3. Cholesterol emboli block small vessels in dependent areas of the body, here on the foot. The resulting ...
  4. When the carotid arteries become blocked with cholesterol plaques (atherosclerotic plaques), blood flow to the brain is compromised. Also, small pieces of plaque can break off and block small arteries in ...
  5. Saturated fat can raise blood cholesterol and can put you at risk for heart disease and stroke. You should limit your intake of any foods that are ...
  6. Normally a balance of bile salts, lecithin and cholesterol keep gallstones from forming. If there are abnormally high levels of bile salts or, more commonly, cholesterol, stones can form. Symptoms usually occur when the ...
  7. ... blood chemistry (potassium, sodium, creatinine, fasting glucose, total cholesterol and HDL cholesterol), and an ECG (electrocardiogram). Additional ...
  8. Fat and cholesterol accumulates on the inside of arteries (atherosclerosis). The small arteries of the heart muscle (the coronary arteries) can ...
  9. ... of arterial atherosclerosis may occur when deposits of cholesterol and plaque accumulate at a tear in the ...
  10. Cholesterol may build-up in the lining of an internal carotid artery.
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