What is a cholesterol polyp?

Answer Cholesterol polyps are found on the inside lining of the gallbladder. This condition is also called cholesterolosis. Sixty percent of all polyps found in the gallbladder are cholesterol polyps.Caus... Read More »

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What is a 5 mm rectal polyp?

Polyps are abnormal growths that can occur in many parts of the body. Colon polyps grow on the inside the colon---the lower section of the digestive tract. Rectal polyps grow in the lower part of t... Read More »

What is the difference between a fibroid&a polyp?

Just as discerning the difference between a wolf and a friendly German shepherd may affect your well-being, so too may discerning the difference between a fibroid and a polyp.DefinitionWhereas a fi... Read More »

What does it mean if someone has high blood HDL Cholesterol and low LDL Cholesterol levels?

These are SUPER good numbers. HDL is 'Good' cholesterol, you want to be over 40 on this one. Your HDL is SUPER high for a male.LDL is 'Bad' cholesterol. You want to be ideally below 100 on this ... Read More »

What is the difference between food cholesterol&blood cholesterol?

Your food's cholesterol content adds to the cholesterol that your body naturally produces. Knowing the difference between food cholesterol and blood cholesterol and how they interact can help you k... Read More »