235 Total Cholesterol

A total cholesterol level of 235 mg/dL is borderline high.

The Cleveland Clinic classifies a total cholesterol of 235 as borderline high for 40 year old males.

A 40 year old male with 235 Total Cholesterol is in the 82nd percentile for total cholesterol. LDL, HDL, and Triglycerides below are calculated by applying the 82nd percentile in accordance with Reference Values by Lipid Tools.

165

LDL Cholesterol

39

HDL Cholesterol

177

Triglycerides

235

Total Cholesterol

Is 235 total cholesterol bad?

The Reference Values by Lipid Tools classifies 235 total cholesterol in the 82nd percentile for age and sex, meaning that it is worse than 82% of 40 year old males.

The Cleveland Clinic classifies a total cholesterol of 235 as borderline high for 40 year old males.

Age: 40  •  male

Will I have a heart-attack if my total cholesterol is 235?

There is a 1.99% 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 235 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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