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LP173721-4StigmastanolActive

Descriptions

LP173721-4   Stigmastanol
Stigmastanol (sitostanol) is a phytosterol found in a variety of plant sources. Similar to sterol esters and stanol esters, stigmasterol inhibits the absorption of cholesterol from the diet. Animal studies suggest that it also inhibits biosynthesis of cholesterol in the liver. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Stigmastanol

LP173721-4   Stigmastanol
Stigmastanol (sitostanol) is a phytosterol found in a variety of plant sources. Similar to sterol esters and stanol esters, stigmasterol inhibits the absorption of cholesterol from the diet. Animal studies suggest that it also inhibits biosynthesis of cholesterol in the liver. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Stigmastanol

Basic Part Properties

Name
Stigmastanol
Type
Component
Created On
2013-09-05
Construct for LOINC Short Name
Stigmastanol

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=LP173721-4

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
豆甾烷醇
Synonyms: 二氢谷甾醇;豆固烷醇
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
stigmastanol
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Stigmastanolo
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Стигмастанол
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Estigmastanol
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Stigmastanol