type IV familial hyperlipoproteinemia


Familial hyperlipoproteinemia characterized by increased serum concentrations of pre-low-density lipoproteins and triglycerides on a normal diet but normal concentrations of low-density lipoproteins, cholesterol, and phospholipids. It is marked by paroxysms of abdominal pain, abnormal glucose tolerance, and susceptibility to ischemic heart disease.carbohydrate-induced hyperlipemia endogenous hyperglyceridemia familial hyperprebetalipoproteinemia familial hypertriglyceridemia
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