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Related to atherogeneses: dyslipidemia

ath·er·o·gen·e·sis

 (ăth′ər-ō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
Formation of atheromatous deposits, especially on the innermost layer of arterial walls.


ath′er·o·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.
ath′er·o·gen·i′ci·ty (-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

atherogenic

(ˌæθərəʊˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
(Pathology) causing atheroma
ˌatheroˈgenesis n

ath•er•o•gen•ic

(ˌæθ ə roʊˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
capable of producing atheromatous plaques in arteries.
[1950–55]