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What does cLDL stand for?

cLDL stands for Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol (more commonly seen as LDL)

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LIPOFEN is indicated as adjunctive therapy to diet to reduce elevated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, total cholesterol, triglycerides, and to increase high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in adult patients with primary hypercholesterolemia or mixed dyslipidemia.
Association of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol with incident cardiovascular events in women, by low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and apolipoprotein B100 Levels: a cohort study.
Of 111 rheumatoid arthritis patients enrolled in the study, tofacitinib-treated patients who took atorvastatin (Lipitor) following an open-label lead-in period had a 35% reduction in mean low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), compared with a 5.
Study leader Dr ZhenYu Chen, from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, said: "Total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL), and the heart-healthy highdensity lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL) are still important health issues.