213 Total Cholesterol

A total cholesterol level of 213 is typically somewhat concerning.

A 40 year old male with 213 Total Cholesterol is in the 62nd percentile for total cholesterol. LDL, HDL, and Triglycerides below are calculated by applying the 62nd percentile in accordance with Reference Values by Lipid Tools.

145

LDL Cholesterol

46

HDL Cholesterol

124

Triglycerides

213

Total Cholesterol

Is my 213 total cholesterol bad?

The Reference Values by Lipid Tools classifies 213 total cholesterol in the 62nd percentile age and sex, meaning that is is worse than 62% of 40 year old males.

The Cleveland Clinic classifies a total cholesterol of 213 as borderline high for 40 year old males.

Age: 40  •  male

Does 213 total cholesterol mean I have cardiovascular risk?

There is a 1.25% risk of cardiovascular disease, heart attack or stroke within 10 years, according to the ASCVD Risk Calculator from the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association.

Age: 40  •  male  •  Non-diabetic  •  Non-smoker  •  120 Systolic Blood Pressure

Should I take statins for 213 total cholesterol?

You should discuss modern-intensity statins or lipid lowering therapies with your doctor according to the American College of Cardiology.

Age: 40  •  male  •  Non-diabetic  •  Non-smoker  •  120 Systolic Blood Pressure

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