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Noun1.hypercholesteremia - the presence of an abnormal amount of cholesterol in the cells and plasma of the blood; associated with the risk of atherosclerosis
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
familial hypercholesterolemia - congenital disorder characterized by high levels of cholesterol and early development of atherosclerosis
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Advancing age also increases the risk of comorbidities prevalent in the population, including hypertension and hypercholesteremia.
Logistic regression analysis was carried out to identify correlates of hypertension by including predictive variables such as gender, age group, income, educational status, employment, family history of hypertension and comorbidities, diabetes, and hypercholesteremia (self-reported).
Various other clinical trials suggest that curcumin has potential in the treatment of a number of diseases with poor outcomes such as atherosclerosis, arthritis, chronic anterior uveitis, colon cancer, familial adenomatous polyposis, hypercholesteremia, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis, psoriasis, and ulcerative colitis.
The most commonly reported comorbidities of patients with MS were similar to those seen in the general population: hypercholesteremia (37%), hypertension (30%), and arthritis (16%).
Obesity and abdominal obesity not only directly increases risk of CAD but also predispose to other CAD risk factors like hypertension, DM, hyperuricemia, hypercholesteremia and physical inactivity.
Similarly, Li et al, [29] observed in cross-sectional study that hyperuricemia was associated with hypertension, insulin resistance, hyperglycemia, high BMI, hypercholesteremia, hyper-LDL-c, and hypertriglyceridemia.
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People suffering from familial hypercholesteremia are at high risk of developing aortic calcification.
All patients with a body mass index (BMI) greater than 25 kilograms/square meter, self-reported history of hypertension or hypercholesteremia, or with diagnosed DM/prediabetes were invited to participate.
In comparison with the general public and veterans not using the VA, veterans using VA services have also been shown to self-report poorer health [4-6]; are more likely to be physically inactive [2]; and are more likely to carry one or more chronic diagnoses such as hypertension, hypercholesteremia, and diabetes [2,4,6-7].
Efficiency of pharmacologically-active antioxidant phytomedicine radical fruits in treatment hypercholesteremia at men.
Based upon the American Heart Association guidelines for women, total cholesterol was defined as optimal (< 200 mg/dL), borderline risk (200 to < 240 mg/dL) or as hypercholesteremia (240 mg/dL or greater).