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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


n. hiperlipidemia, exceso de lipidos en la sangre.


n hiperlipidemia
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Additionally, among those classified as probable or possible HFH, there may be some patients with familial combined hyperlipidemia (FCH), as "combined" is not always an accurate descriptor of this condition, in which increased TGs are not always observed.
By contrast, minor defects are almost invariably present when hypertriglyceridemia is evident, for example, in the insulin resistance syndrome or familial combined hyperlipidemia.
Familial combined hyperlipidemia (FCHL) (1) [1] is the commonest genetic form of hyperlipidemia and is present in ~20% of myocardial infarction survivors [2].

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