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Review Article

A Review on the Traditional Chinese Medicinal Herbs and Formulae with Hypolipidemic Effect

Table 1

Average percentage of abnormal blood lipid levels among Americans at age 20 or above [4].

Blood lipid serumTotal blood cholesterol levelLDL-C levelHDL-C level

Abnormal level (mg/dL)≥200≥240≥130≤40
Average percentage of Americans#~42.4% men~12.8% men~34.4% men~29.3% men
~12.8% women~13.6% women~30.3% women~12.6% women

Americans include non-Hispanic whites, non-Hispanic blacks, and Mexican-Americans at age 20 or above.

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