hyperbetalipoproteinemia


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Noun1.hyperbetalipoproteinemia - a genetic disorder characterized by high levels of beta-lipoproteins and cholesterol; can lead to atherosclerosis at an early age
hyperlipoproteinemia - any of various disorders of lipoprotein and cholesterol metabolism that result in high levels of lipoprotein and cholesterol in the circulating blood
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Xanthoma of the Achilles tendon: Seven cases with familial hyperbetalipoproteinemia.
This encompasses a large number of patients with metabolic syndrome, obesity, type 2 diabetes, chronic kidney disease, and familial hyperbetalipoproteinemia.