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 (hī′pər-lĭp′ĭ-dē′mē-ə, -lī′pĭ-)
An excess of fats or lipids in the blood. Also called hyperlipemia.
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Noun1.hyperlipidemia - presence of excess lipids in the blood
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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n. hiperlipidemia, exceso de lipidos en la sangre.
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n hiperlipidemia
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Pitsavos et al., "Evidence that non-lipid cardiovascular risk factors are associated with high prevalence of coronary artery disease in patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia or familial combined hyperlipidemia," International Journal of Cardiology, vol.
Naoumova, "Genetics of familial combined hyperlipidemia and risk of coronary heart disease," Human Molecular Genetics, vol.
A systems genetics approach implicates USF1, FADS3, and other causal candidate genes for familial combined hyperlipidemia. PLoS Genet.
Both a history familial combined hyperlipidemia and cyclosporine use independently predicted cholesterol levels and appeared to have an additive effect on lipids, the investigators reported.
Familial combined hyperlipidemia (FCHL) is a complex disorder involving several environmental factors, which interact with multiple genes.
Approximately 4 million people in the United States have a genetic predisposition to lipid disorders, such as familial hypercholesterolemia, familial combined hyperlipidemia, and polygenic hypercholesterolemia.

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