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Table 3 Desirable, borderline–high and high serum lipid concentrations (mg/dL) for children and adolescents from Cuiabá, Brazil

From: Serum lipids in Brazilian children and adolescents: determining their reference intervals

Parameter Age group Desirable Borderline-High High
(mg/dL) (years) <P75 P75 - P95 ≥P95
Total cholesterol 1 – 2 <160 160-188 ≥189
3 – 8 <170 170-198 ≥199
9 – 12 <176 176-204 ≥205
Non-HDL cholesterol 1 – 12 <122 122-149 ≥150
LDL cholesterol 1 – 8 <104 104-131 ≥132
9 – 12 <106 106-138 ≥139
Triglycerides 1 <127 127-188 ≥189
2 – 5 <98 98-138 ≥139
6 – 12 <92 92-138 ≥139